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Current Conditions

  • 66°
  • Clear
  • Wind: Calm
  • Humidity: 99%
  • Visibility: 7.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 66°
  • Pressure: 30.23 in. 0

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5 Day Forecast

  • Friday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 85 °
  • Low: 63 °
  • Chance of T-Storms
  • Saturday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 87 °
  • Low: 65 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Sunday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 88 °
  • Low: 64 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Monday
  • Chance of a Thunderstorm
  • High: 84 °
  • Low: 65 °
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  • Tuesday
  • Thunderstorm
  • High: 77 °
  • Low: 60 °
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Forecast for Statesville, North Carolina

Updated: 8:00 PM EDT on January 28, 2015

  • Thursday

    Showers and thunderstorms early. Lows overnight in the mid 60s.

  • Thursday Night

    Partly to mostly cloudy skies with scattered thunderstorms during the evening. Low 64F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Friday

    Variable clouds with scattered thunderstorms. High around 85F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Friday Night

    Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Low 63F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Saturday

    Partly cloudy skies. High 87F. Winds light and variable.

  • Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low near 65F. Winds light and variable.

  • Sunday

    Partly cloudy skies. A stray afternoon thunderstorm is possible. High 88F. Winds SSW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Sunday Night

    Variably cloudy with scattered thunderstorms. Low 64F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy in the morning. Thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 84F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 100%.

  • Monday Night

    Thunderstorms likely. Low around 65F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Tuesday

    Scattered thunderstorms in the morning becoming more widespread in the afternoon. High 77F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Tuesday Night

    Showers and thundershowers in the evening, then overcast overnight with occasional rain. Low near 60F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Wednesday

    Showers and thunderstorms. High 79F. Winds NE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Wednesday Night

    Thunderstorms in the evening, then variable clouds overnight with still a chance of showers. Low 61F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Thursday

    Scattered thunderstorms. High 82F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 60%.

  • Thursday Night

    Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, mainly cloudy late with a few showers. Low 63F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Friday

    Showers in the morning with isolated thunderstorms arriving in the afternoon. High near 85F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Friday Night

    Scattered thunderstorms in the evening, mainly cloudy late with a few showers. Low 64F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.

  • Saturday

    Isolated thunderstorms in the morning becoming more widespread in the afternoon. High 87F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Saturday Night

    Thunderstorms during the evening followed by occasional showers overnight. Low near 65F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 80%.

  • Sunday

    Showers early then scattered thunderstorms developing later in the day. High 87F. Winds E at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 50%.

  • Sunday Night

    Scattered thunderstorms during the evening giving way to periods of light rain overnight. Low 67F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 60%.

Personal Weather Stations

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Location: Gleneagles Road West, Statesville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 72.9 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 75% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.33 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 74 °F Graphs

Location: Cool Springs, Statesville, NC

Updated: 11:42 PM EDT

Temperature: 68.5 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 90% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Brookmeade - Statesville Country Club, Statesville, NC

Updated: 11:49 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.2 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 90% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Crestview Acres, Statesville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 67.3 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 93% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.17 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: State Park Rd, Troutman, NC

Updated: 11:50 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.3 °F Dew Point: 64 °F Humidity: 84% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.07 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Catawba, NC, Catawba, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 67.3 °F Dew Point: 67 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: South at 1.1 mph Pressure: 30.14 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Sherwood Shores, Sherrills Ford, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.2 °F Dew Point: 68 °F Humidity: 88% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.94 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Autumn Grove, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:41 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.4 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 87% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.09 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: RAWS, Hiddenite, NC

Updated: 11:04 PM EDT

Temperature: 65 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 100% Wind: North at 3 mph Pressure: - Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Murrays Mill Road, Catawba, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 66.8 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 96% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.27 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Pinnacle Shores Drive, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:51 PM EDT

Temperature: 73.2 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 76% Wind: North at - Pressure: 30.08 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 74 °F Graphs

Location: Sherrills Ford, NC, Sherrills Ford, NC

Updated: 11:50 PM EDT

Temperature: 68.4 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 91% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.96 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: APRSWXNET, Taylorsville, NC

Updated: 11:24 PM EDT

Temperature: 65 °F Dew Point: 61 °F Humidity: 87% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Princeton Forest Drive, Township Of Taylorsville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 65.5 °F Dew Point: 63 °F Humidity: 92% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.13 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Ijames Church-Sheffield, Mocksville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.3 °F Dew Point: 23 °F Humidity: 17% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.19 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Kiser Home, Mount Ulla, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 68.9 °F Dew Point: 69 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.32 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Lake Norman, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 72.3 °F Dew Point: 67 °F Humidity: 84% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 71 °F Graphs

Location: Joey's Lawn Care, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.2 °F Dew Point: 63 °F Humidity: 75% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.06 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 73 °F Graphs

Location: Lake Norman (Woodland Heights), Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.8 °F Dew Point: 68 °F Humidity: 87% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.19 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 70 °F Graphs

Location: Balls Creek-Ramsey, Claremont, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 67.2 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 93% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Blue Ridge Foothills - N1PD, Newton, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 68.1 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 90% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.18 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Edith Lane Terrell, Lake Norman Of Catawba, NC

Updated: 11:40 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.3 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 84% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.18 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 70 °F Graphs

Location: Clarksville, Mocksville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.6 °F Dew Point: 54 °F Humidity: 56% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.30 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Sherwood Forest, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 70.3 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 84% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Lake Norman - Mallard Head, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 69.4 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 85% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.31 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Cambridge Place Townhomes-Thornburg Drive, Conover, Conover, NC

Updated: 11:43 PM EDT

Temperature: 68.0 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 95% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.06 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Diamondhead, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.2 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 84% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.16 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 70 °F Graphs

Location: Norman Woods / Stutts Rd., Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.2 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 81% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.09 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 71 °F Graphs

Location: Cycle Community, Hamptonville, NC

Updated: 11:30 PM EDT

Temperature: 67.1 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.20 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Barrett Mt, Taylorsville, NC

Updated: 11:40 PM EDT

Temperature: 65.1 °F Dew Point: 64 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.03 in Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Mooresville Home Search, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 71.5 °F Dew Point: 67 °F Humidity: 86% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.17 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 70 °F Graphs

Location: Cabana Drive, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 11:52 PM EDT

Temperature: 77.0 °F Dew Point: 65 °F Humidity: 65% Wind: North at - Pressure: 31.02 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: 79 °F Graphs

Location: St. Stephens Park, Hickory, NC

Updated: 11:51 PM EDT

Temperature: 67.1 °F Dew Point: 66 °F Humidity: 95% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.09 in Hourly Precipitation: - Heat Index: - Graphs

Location: Forest Hills, Denver, NC

Updated: 8:47 PM EDT

Temperature: 75.2 °F Dew Point: 67 °F Humidity: 76% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.12 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Heat Index: 76 °F Graphs

Location: Western Wilkes County, Moravian Falls, NC

Updated: 11:48 PM EDT

Temperature: 63.9 °F Dew Point: 63 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: West at 2.0 mph Pressure: 30.15 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.01 in Heat Index: - Graphs

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NWS Forecaster Discussion




Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC 
1025 PM EDT Thursday may 28 2015 


Synopsis... 
Bermuda high pressure will persist across the region through the 
weekend and into early next week. Deeper moisture will gradually 
pool along the southern Appalachians in the southerly flow between 
low pressure approaching the middle Mississippi Valley from the west 
and the offshore Bermuda high to the east. A cold front will push 
southward into the region around middle week and then likely stall 
nearby. 


&& 


Near term /through Friday/... 
1015 PM update...moderate rainfall continues more or less along I-40 
between Asheville and Statesville...the remnant of convection that 
lined up along an outflow boundary this evening. Despite a small 
amount of SBCAPE still shown on laps analysis this activity is 
diminishing. A couple isolated cells will continue to bubble for a 
while longer but after midnight the only area with a mentionable pop 
is the Blue Ridge. 


Dense fog is likely to become an issue in the areas that saw heavy 
rain this aftn/evening...though at least initially it may be 
transient. Even before the storms formed over the northern 
foothills/Piedmont and I-40 corridor...guidance supported some fog 
development there and in the mountain valleys. At the present time no 
visibility restrictions are noted on area observation...but we will have to see 
exactly where the fog forms before raising any headlines. 


Previous discussion...while coverage of convection should diminish 
this evening...a light S/southeast low level upslope flow and the lingering 
deep moist plume could allow at least isolated convection could 
persist for much of the overnight near the Blue Ridge...and 20-30 
probability of precipitation will be carried in these areas through the period. 


For Friday...short term guidance indicates the moist plume will lift 
north and become diffuse through the day...as upper shear zone/weak 
trough continues to shear out. As such...forecast soundings are 
quite dry across the forecast area by afternoon. In fact...short 
term model quantitative precipitation forecast response and convection-allowing models suggest 
tomorrow afternoon will be quite inactive. Probability of precipitation may therefore 
actually peak in the morning hours. Nevertheless...moderate 
instability should support at least isolated convection across much 
of the area through the afternoon...while the highest probability of precipitation (about 50 
percent) will be reserved for the tenn border counties...nearer the 
retreating moist plume. 


&& 


Short term /Friday night through Sunday/... 
at 200 PM EDT Thursday...on Friday evening an upper ridge will be 
along the East Coast...while an upper trough will be over the 
plains. The trough axis slowly progresses to the MS River Valley by 
late Sunday...while the ridge progresses off the East Coast. 


At the surface...Atlantic high pressure remains over the Carolinas 
and Georgia into Saturday...but with a weakening trend as the center of 
the high drifts farther offshore...and a cold front approaches from 
the northwest. The models indicate a modest decrease in low level moisture 
over much of our area Friday night and Saturday...as a Lee trough 
develops in the Piedmont. As the trough appears to shift east on 
Sunday...moisture spreads across our area from the west in advance 
of the slow moving and weakening cold front. 


The greatest instability will be along the Lee trough in the 
Piedmont...but shear appears to be quite limited. With only weak 
isentropic upglide and upslope flow...precipitation should not be 
excessive outside of locally robust convection. Temperatures will 
run slightly above normal. 


&& 


Long term /Sunday night through Thursday/... 
as of 230 PM Thursday...models are in good agreement at the start of 
the extended period. A frontal boundary will have slowed its 
southeastward motion considerably and become almost stationary over 
the southern apalachians by Sunday night...leading to a healthy 
increase in probability of precipitation. The boundary washes out somewhat but remains in 
place Monday and Tuesday...keeping probability of precipitation elevated through Tuesday 
night. A lack of significant upper level forcing and shear should 
keep the probablity of organized severe storms relatively 
low...though isolated pulse-type strong to severe storms can't be 
ruled out due to marginal instability each afternoon. Weak mean flow 
and possible weak mechanical upslope forcing will make locally heavy 
rainfall the main threat for the extended period. 


Guidance diverges somewhat in the second half of the period...with a 
surface high expanding over the northeast and pushing the now 
backdoor frontal boundary out of the area. Due to differences in 
model position and strength of a potential cut-off upper level low 
over MS/la...the 12z GFS sweeps the backdoor front in more quickly 
than the 00z European model (ecmwf). Consequently the GFS displays a drier solution 
for Wednesday and Thursday than the wet European model (ecmwf)...resulting in probability of precipitation 
just slightly above climatology. The offical forecast is closer to a GFS 
solution with the faster frontal passage...but the wetter/slower 
European model (ecmwf) bears watching until the guidance comes into better agreement. 


Maximum temperatures will remain above climatology Monday...with min temperatures remaining 
a category or two above average. A very moist airmass and hefty 
cloud cover during the second half of the period will keep highs 
right around normal while limiting the diurnal temperature range 
considerably. 


&& 


Aviation /03z Friday through Tuesday/... 
at kclt...light S to southeast flow in the boundary layer could bring in 
some low cloudiness...but guidance members showing restrictive 
ceilings are in the minority. This is not well supported by analysis 
of NAM/GFS profiles. With modest confidence have kept it VFR with 
a mention of spotty low VFR clouds overnight. Diurnal cumulus just 
above VFR threshold will form middle-morning and these will prevail through 
the day. Precipitation chances in the early afternoon are too low to include 
at this issuance. 


Elsewhere...scattered thunderstorms and rain will linger near kgsp/kgmu and over khky early 
this evening. Light precipitation is possible at kand/kavl but with 
expected low impact...no mention was made. While activity should 
wane by 02-03z...a precipitation chance will linger over the Blue Ridge 
later into the night. Attention at that time turns to low ceilings 
forming in moist southeasterly flow /esp near the Blue Ridge Escarpment/ and 
fog...the latter being likely where heavy rain fell this evening. 
IFR at kavl/khky. Southerly flow continues through the day tomorrow 
with ridge building over the southeast. Mentionable diurnal precipitation 
chances are mainly over the mountains and foothills...with prob30s at 
kavl/khky and vc wording at kgsp/kgmu. 


Outlook...moist SW flow will continue to affect the terminal 
forecast area through the upcoming weekend...as a cold front lays 
over to the north of the area. Expect pockets of morning fog and/or 
stratus most days...with continued chances of afternoon/evening rain showers/thunderstorms and rain 
each day. 


Confidence table... 


02-08z 08-14z 14-20z 20-00z 
kclt high 100% high 100% high 98% high 100% 
kgsp high 100% high 81% high 97% high 100% 
kavl high 100% medium 76% medium 79% high 100% 
khky high 100% medium 79% high 88% high 100% 
kgmu high 100% high 81% high 93% high 100% 
kand high 88% medium 60% high 80% high 100% 


The percentage reflects the number of guidance members agreeing 
with the scheduled taf issuance flight rule category. Complete hourly 
experimental aviation forecast consistency tables and ensemble forecasts 
are available at the following link: (must be lower case) 


Www.Weather.Gov/gsp/aviation_tables 


&& 


Gsp watches/warnings/advisories... 
Georgia...none. 
NC...none. 
SC...none. 


&& 


$$ 
Synopsis...hg 
near term...jdl/Wimberley 
short term...jat 
long term...level 
aviation...Wimberley 



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