Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Partly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index98°F (37°C)
Last update 27 Jul 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Spruce Pine NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 87. Light north northwest wind.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 87. Light north northwest wind.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Spruce Pine NC
 35.92°N 82.08°W (Elev. 2703 ft)
2:53 pm EDT Jul 27, 2021
3pm EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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