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Current Conditions

  • 45°
  • Clear
  • Wind: Calm
  • Humidity: 96%
  • Visibility: 10.0 miles
  • Dew Point: 44°
  • Pressure: 30.14 in. 0

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5 Day Forecast

  • Monday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 68 °
  • Low: 46 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Tuesday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 70 °
  • Low: 41 °
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wednesday
  • Clear
  • High: 61 °
  • Low: 39 °
  • Clear
  • Thursday
  • Clear
  • High: 64 °
  • Low: 36 °
  • Clear
  • Friday
  • Partly Cloudy
  • High: 68 °
  • Low: 43 °
  • Partly Cloudy

Forecast for Lincolnton, North Carolina

Updated: 5:00 AM EDT on October 20, 2014

  • Monday

    Partly cloudy in the morning, then clear. High of 68F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Monday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 46F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy. High of 70F. Winds from the WNW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Tuesday Night

    Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 41F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Clear. High of 61F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Partly cloudy in the evening, then clear. Low of 39F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Thursday

    Clear. High of 64F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Thursday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 36F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Friday

    Partly cloudy. High of 68F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Friday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 43F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Saturday

    Clear. High of 72F. Winds from the North at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Saturday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 43F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Sunday

    Clear. High of 70F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Sunday Night

    Clear. Low of 45F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Monday

    Clear. High of 66F. Winds less than 5 mph.

  • Monday Night

    Clear. Low of 50F. Winds from the SSW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Tuesday

    Partly cloudy. High of 73F. Winds from the West at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Tuesday Night

    Partly cloudy. Low of 45F. Winds from the NNW at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Wednesday

    Clear. High of 52F. Winds from the NNE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Wednesday Night

    Clear. Low of 43F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Thursday

    Clear. High of 48F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph.

  • Thursday Night

    Clear. Low of 43F. Winds from the NE at 5 to 10 mph.

Personal Weather Stations

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Location: S. Central Lincoln Co near High Shoals, Lincolnton, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 42.6 °F Dew Point: 41 °F Humidity: 93% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.12 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 43 °F Graphs

Location: Howard's Creek-Shoal Rd, Lincolnton, NC

Updated: 9:00 AM EDT

Temperature: 50.2 °F Dew Point: 48 °F Humidity: 94% Wind: SW at 1.1 mph Pressure: 30.05 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Abernathy Hardware, Stanley, NC

Updated: 8:14 AM EDT

Temperature: 44.1 °F Dew Point: 26 °F Humidity: 48% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.96 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 44 °F Graphs

Location: River Run Circle, Hickory, NC

Updated: 8:50 AM EDT

Temperature: 43.0 °F Dew Point: 43 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: 43 °F Graphs

Location: Balls Creek-Ramsey, Claremont, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 52.2 °F Dew Point: 47 °F Humidity: 82% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.11 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Blue Ridge Foothills - N1PD, Newton, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 49.8 °F Dew Point: 48 °F Humidity: 93% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.14 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 50 °F Graphs

Location: Dellview, Cherryville, NC

Updated: 9:00 AM EDT

Temperature: 55.4 °F Dew Point: 55 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.04 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Brookside ES, Gastonia, NC

Updated: 8:59 AM EDT

Temperature: 46.1 °F Dew Point: 46 °F Humidity: 99% Wind: NW at 1.0 mph Pressure: 30.14 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

Location: Ragan Woods, Gastonia, NC

Updated: 8:48 AM EDT

Temperature: 45.3 °F Dew Point: 45 °F Humidity: 98% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.04 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: 45 °F Graphs

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

Updated: 8:51 AM EDT

Temperature: 45.5 °F Dew Point: 44 °F Humidity: 95% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.98 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

Location: HADS SOUTH FORK CATAWBA RIVER AT LOWE NC US USGS, Lowell, NC

Updated: 8:15 AM EDT

Temperature: 48 °F Dew Point: - Humidity: - Wind: Calm Pressure: - Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 48 °F Graphs

Location: Edgewood Road Gastonia NC, Bessemer City, NC

Updated: 8:49 AM EDT

Temperature: 49.9 °F Dew Point: 47 °F Humidity: 90% Wind: SSW at 1.0 mph Pressure: 30.11 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 50 °F Graphs

Location: Sherrills Ford, NC, Sherrills Ford, NC

Updated: 9:00 AM EDT

Temperature: 50.2 °F Dew Point: 50 °F Humidity: 98% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.00 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Runnymeade, Mount Holly, NC

Updated: 9:00 AM EDT

Temperature: 45.3 °F Dew Point: 45 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.48 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 45 °F Graphs

Location: 15th Street South East, Hickory, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 45.5 °F Dew Point: 45 °F Humidity: 98% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.12 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

Location: Rhyne's Estate, Mount Holly, NC

Updated: 8:54 AM EDT

Temperature: 46.2 °F Dew Point: 46 °F Humidity: 98% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.87 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

Location: Cross Creek, Cherryville, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 45.7 °F Dew Point: 42 °F Humidity: 88% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.13 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

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

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 50.2 °F Dew Point: 49 °F Humidity: 97% Wind: Calm Pressure: 30.15 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: lake front Moss Lake, Cherryville, NC

Updated: 8:48 AM EDT

Temperature: 46.0 °F Dew Point: 43 °F Humidity: 89% Wind: NNW at 1.7 mph Pressure: 30.03 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: 46 °F Graphs

Location: Sterling Pointe, Cornelius, Cornelius, NC

Updated: 8:49 AM EDT

Temperature: 53.7 °F Dew Point: 49 °F Humidity: 85% Wind: SSW at 1.0 mph Pressure: 30.12 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: KG4YVW Long View Township, Hickory, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 46.2 °F Dew Point: 43 °F Humidity: 87% Wind: NNW at 3.1 mph Pressure: 30.15 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: 45 °F Graphs

Location: McAlpine Properties, Cornelius, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 53.9 °F Dew Point: 47 °F Humidity: 77% Wind: Calm Pressure: 29.27 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Lake Norman - Mallard Head, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 53.8 °F Dew Point: 53 °F Humidity: 96% Wind: SW at 4.2 mph Pressure: 29.23 in Hourly Precipitation: 0.00 in Windchill: - Graphs

Location: Mooresville Home Search, Mooresville, NC

Updated: 9:01 AM EDT

Temperature: 53.5 °F Dew Point: 48 °F Humidity: 83% Wind: North at 2.0 mph Pressure: 30.13 in Hourly Precipitation: - Windchill: - Graphs

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NWS Forecaster Discussion




Area forecast discussion 
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC 
628 am EDT Monday Oct 20 2014 


Synopsis... 
dry Canadian high pressure will persist across the region 
today...with a weak frontal system moving into the North Carolina 
mountains early Tuesday. Dry and seasonal high pressure will build 
back in behind an upper level trough Wednesday and remain across the 
area through the work week. 


&& 


Near term /through tonight/... 
morning update...with thicker cirrus crossing overhead...temperatures and dew point/S 
are remaining above Fr levels across the NC mountains...but isolate areas 
could see light Fr through daybreak. No sigfnt changes were needed 
to the grids. 


430 am EDT update...passing broken/overcast cirrus field continues across mainly 
the northern zones this morning. Even with calm conds...temperatures have 
remained a couple degrees f above the forecast curve across the fb 
valley and over the NC Piedmont and upstate. Thus...the hour/ly temperature 
grids were adjacent upward a bit over the next few hours. The threat of 
widespread Fr formation across the northern mountains looks minimal per the 
latest mesonet T/dew point data...however patchy development is still 
possible before and through sunrise. 


As of 245 am EDT...surface high pressure will continue to dominate 
the weather pattern this morning and through much of the near term. This 
will maintain fairly weak winds with nominal mixing in weak low level 
flow. Upper level clouds associated with a passing trough axis will 
diminish throughout the day...yet few/scattered cirrus will linger with few/scattered 
fair weather cumulus probable as well. Maximum temperatures will be close to normal and 
right in line with expected low level thickness values. 


With the surface high shifting offshore...the increase in SW/ly 
temperature/moist flux Monday will maintain higher mins overnight as well. 
This will offset most fog and Fr threats...however soundings and 
MOS guidance still indicate a good probability for low visibility across the 
French Broad and little Tennessee valleys before daybreak. An increase in 
stcu will occur across the NC mountain spine and northern mountains overnight as a 
clipper system dives out of the glake region and this should be enough 
to diffuse visibility concerns over these areas. There will be enough mech 
lift and some ulvl dynamical aide to allow for -shra and sprinkles 
which is covered with isolate probability of precipitation mainly across the northern four NC mountain 
counties. Mins Monday night will be warmer than this mornings lows by a 
couple cats or right around normal. 


&& 


Short term /Tuesday through Wednesday night/... 
as of 305 am EDT Monday...another in a series of potent short wave 
troughs will dig strongly out of the Great Lakes region...toward the 
southern Appalachians and middle-Atlantic early in the short term 
period. This will introduce another surge of cool air into our area 
late Tuesday into Tuesday night. The series of waves will carve out an upper 
low over the mid-Atlantic/northeast that will result in a somewhat 
protracted period of northwest flow across the Carolinas/north Georgia into 
late week. A period of northwest flow rain showers will be possible... 
mainly Tuesday night as upslope moisture deepens briefly with the 
passage of the upper wave. However...even then tenn border probability of precipitation 
should not exceed 30 percent or so. Moisture will become more 
shallow by early Wednesday...but still expect plenty of lingering cloud 
cover to persist near the tenn border through the end of the period. 
Meanwhile...classic cool/mostly clear autumn weather will persist 
southeast of the Blue Ridge... with near normal temperatures on Tuesday 
giving way to weather that will be 5-10 degrees below climatology by 
Wednesday. Despite this...current indications are that clouds and/or 
wind will preclude much of a frost freeze concern in the mountains... 
except perhaps in the sheltered valleys of the Southwest Mountains (where 
the frost/freeze program has already ended for the season). 


&& 


Long term /Thursday through Sunday/... 
as of 315 am Monday...the pattern will remain typically inactive 
through the medium range...as a mean long wave trough will generally 
be maintained near the East Coast through the period. Temperatures will 
modify closer to climatology by the weekend...as heights rise downstream 
of dampening short wave ridge. A consensus of the latest global 
model guidance would suggest passage of another strong short wave 
trough over the weekend...which could bring small chances for 
mountain showers and cool US down again by the end of the period. 


&& 


Aviation /12z Monday through Friday/... 
at kclt and elsewhere...VFR flight conds throughout the taf period. 
Surface hipres continues to center across the Carolinas this morning 
making for calm winds. Shallow mixing in weak flow will be had 
through the afternoon...with light surface wind directions becoming 
defined south-southwest/ly to SW/ly into the afternoon as the high center shifts 
east. A late afternoon/evening shift to west/ly is possible with 
crossing ulvl trough axis...but again winds will remain low end. 
Periods of mfvr/IFR visibility will be possible at kavl and khky around 
daybreak Tuesday. 


Outlook...a round of gusty northwest winds and mountain stratocu will be 
possible behind a mostly dry cold front late Tuesday into early Wednesday. 
Otherwise...VFR conditions should predominate into late week. 


Confidence table... 


10-16z 16-22z 22-04z 04-10z 
kclt high 100% high 100% high 100% high 100% 
kgsp high 100% high 100% high 100% high 100% 
kavl high 94% high 100% high 100% high 100% 
khky high 100% high 100% high 100% high 100% 
kgmu high 100% high 100% high 100% high 100% 
kand high 89% high 99% high 100% 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...sbk 
near term...sbk 
short term...jdl 
long term...jdl 
aviation...sbk 



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