A Potential East Coast Winter Storm Beginning On Friday

A potential winter storm may impact the East Coast beginning Friday through the weekend. A pair of storm systems may meet and combine off the Eastern Seaboard into a powerful low pressure system. At this time, heavy snow, gusty winds and coastal hazards are possible from North Carolina to New England with the most significant impacts in eastern New England. This forecast will continue to evolve. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.37 in
Dewpoint 15°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Jan 4:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Jonas Ridge NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Snow
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery

    High: 18 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the evening.
Friday
Snow showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night
Snow showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -2. Blustery, with a northwest wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Jonas Ridge NC
 35.97°N 81.88°W (Elev. 3796 ft)
3:38 am EST Jan 27, 2022
4am EST Jan 27, 2022-6pm EST Feb 2, 2022
 
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