Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed N 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 28 Feb 8:50 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Shumont NC

Wind Advisory until February 29, 01:00am
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Wind Advisory
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    Wind Advisory until February 29, 01:00am

    NOW until
    1:00am Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 19 to 29 mph decreasing to 9 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 44. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly before 4am.  Low around 38. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy, with a north northwest wind 19 to 29 mph decreasing to 9 to 19 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming east around 6 mph after midnight.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 11am. High near 44. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly before 4am. Low around 38. North northeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Shumont NC
 35.52°N 82.21°W (Elev. 2320 ft)
7:05 pm EST Feb 28, 2024
8pm EST Feb 28, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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