Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Gastonia Municipal Airport (KAKH)

Lat: 35.2°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 791ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.4 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Spencer Mountain NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Spencer Mountain NC
 35.3°N 81.11°W (Elev. 696 ft)
1:25 pm EDT May 8, 2021
1pm EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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