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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Rain

38°F

3°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 12 Nov 1:00 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Linville Gorge NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 41. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy fog. Low around 39. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 5pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 48. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.

    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 10pm, then rain or freezing rain between 10pm and 2am, then freezing rain after 2am.  Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Freezing rain before 8am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 8am and 9am, then rain likely after 9am.  High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 2pm. High near 41. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tonight
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog. Low around 39. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 5pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 48. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. North northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 10pm, then rain or freezing rain between 10pm and 2am, then freezing rain after 2am. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Freezing rain before 8am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 8am and 9am, then rain likely after 9am. High near 39. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Linville Gorge NC
 35.92°N 81.89°W (Elev. 3583 ft)
12:23 pm EST Nov 12, 2018
1pm EST Nov 12, 2018-6pm EST Nov 18, 2018
 
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