Flooding Threats in the West and the Southeast

The active monsoon season will continue the rest of the week for portions of the Southwest into the Great Basin and Rockies. A stalling front and Gulf moisture will produce slow-moving storms capable of producing heavy rain and flash flooding along the Gulf Coast. Localized areas of critical fire weather conditions are possible in the Pacific Northwest into the Northern Plains Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Aug 4:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Spruce Pine NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Widespread dense fog, mainly between 8am and 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Dense Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Widespread dense fog, mainly between 8am and 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77. North northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Spruce Pine NC
 35.91°N 82.06°W (Elev. 2726 ft)
3:25 am EDT Aug 11, 2022
4am EDT Aug 11, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 17, 2022
 
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