Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

19°C

67°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Jun 9:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lenoir NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Lenoir NC
 35.92°N 81.53°W (Elev. 361 m)
6:56 pm EDT Jun 24, 2021
9pm EDT Jun 24, 2021-6pm EDT Jul 1, 2021
 
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