Severe Weather Threat Continues Overnight, Strong Winds Likely Over The Mid Atlantic And Northeast U.S.

The threat for severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and tornadoes will continue from the Midwest to the Mid South and southern Mid Atlantic into Thursday morning. Additional severe weather will also be possible over Texas Thursday afternoon and evening. Strong winds gusting to 50 mph may down trees and cause power outages over the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Morganton-Lenoir Airport (KMRN)

Lat: 35.82°NLon: 81.61°WElev: 1227ft.

Partly Cloudy

60°F

16°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.67 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 Apr 4:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Spruce Pine NC

Severe T-storm Watch until April 9, 06:00am
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until April 9, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Thu

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 29 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly after 9am.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 13 to 18 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Showers, mainly after 9am. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Spruce Pine NC
 35.91°N 82.06°W (Elev. 2726 ft)
4:20 am EDT Apr 9, 2020
4am EDT Apr 9, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 15, 2020
 
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