Significant Winter Weather in the Southern and Eastern U.S.

A wintry mix is expected this afternoon into tonight from the mid-Mississippi Valley into the mid-Atlantic and southern New England along a cold front. One or more waves of low pressure tracking east along this front will likely bring areas of heavy snow and significant ice from south Texas into the Carolinas Thursday night into Saturday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rocky Mount, Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (KRWI)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 77.89°WElev: 161ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.15 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Jan 3:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Rocky Mount NC

Winter Storm Watch January 20, 07:00pm until January 22, 07:00am
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly after 1pm.  High near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain before 11pm, then rain or freezing rain likely between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of freezing rain after 1am.  Low around 25. Wind chill values as low as 17. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow likely, mainly after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as 13. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Snow Likely

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow before 4am, then a chance of freezing drizzle.  Low around 20. North wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow then
    Wintry Mix

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly before 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Chance
    Freezing
    Drizzle then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 1pm. High near 49. Southwest wind 5 to 14 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain before 11pm, then rain or freezing rain likely between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of freezing rain after 1am. Low around 25. Wind chill values as low as 17. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Friday
Snow likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 28. Wind chill values as low as 13. North wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Friday Night
Snow before 4am, then a chance of freezing drizzle. Low around 20. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of freezing drizzle, mainly before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Rocky Mount NC
 35.96°N 77.84°W (Elev. 135 ft)
4:01 pm EST Jan 19, 2022
4pm EST Jan 19, 2022-6pm EST Jan 26, 2022
 
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