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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Heavy Rain

68°F

20°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 6 Aug 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Linville Falls NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then isolated showers between 3am and 5am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light north northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then isolated showers between 3am and 5am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Light and variable wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light north northwest wind.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 75. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
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Point Forecast:
Linville Falls NC
 35.95°N 81.89°W (Elev. 3750 ft)
7:21 pm EDT Aug 6, 2020
9pm EDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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