Zeta Landfall Expected Wednesday; Southern Plains Snow and Ice to Taper Off

Areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will slowly taper off across portions of the southern Plains on Wednesday as warmer air is drawn north ahead of Zeta. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday evening. Heavy rainfall is expected through Thursday along Zeta's track to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lincolnton, Lincolnton-Lincoln County Regional Airport (KIPJ)

Lat: 35.48°NLon: 81.16°WElev: 876ft.

Mostly Cloudy

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 28 Oct 1:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Maiden NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog between 2am and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog before 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  High near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog before 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. High near 74. Breezy, with a south wind 7 to 12 mph increasing to 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely before 4am, then a slight chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Maiden NC
 35.58°N 81.21°W (Elev. 945 ft)
10:02 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
1am EDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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