Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Heavy Rain

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NE 6 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 6 Aug 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lenoir NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then scattered showers after 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am, then scattered showers after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 90.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Lenoir NC
 35.92°N 81.53°W (Elev. 1184 ft)
7:21 pm EDT Aug 6, 2020
8pm EDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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