Orange County, North Carolina
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Current Surface Map, [2nd Source TWC]
Map of 24 Hr Rainfall (7AM - 7AM EST), 7 Day Rainfall Animation
NOTE: "FAIR" INDICATES FEW OR NO CLOUDS BELOW 12,000 FEET WITH NO SIGNIFICANT WEATHER AND/OR OBSTRUCTIONS TO VISIBILITY. NCZ001-053-055-056-065-067-222000- WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ASHEVILLE FAIR 68 51 54 N13 29.87F JEFFERSON NOT AVBL HICKORY FAIR 73 60 63 NW9 29.80F WILKESBORO NOT AVBL RUTHERFORDTON NOT AVBL MOUNT AIRY FAIR 68 62 81 SW3 29.83S BOONE FAIR 59 44 55 NW12G23 29.88S $$ NCZ021-022-025-041-071-084-088-222000- CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS CHARLOTTE FAIR 78 66 66 SW10G17 29.79F GREENSBORO CLOUDY 67 64 90 W9 29.81S WINSTON-SALEM CLOUDY 67 63 87 CALM 29.81F RALEIGH-DURHAM LGT RAIN 73 68 84 SW12G20 29.81F FORT BRAGG FAIR 79 72 77 SW9 29.79F FAYETTEVILLE CLOUDY 80 70 71 SW8 29.79F BURLINGTON LGT RAIN 71 68 90 SW7 29.79F ROXBORO NOT AVBL HENDERSON NOT AVBL LOUISBURG CLOUDY 70 66 88 S7 29.84S LAURINBURG CLOUDY 82 69 64 SW15G21 29.80F $$ NCZ011-015-027-028-043-044-047-080-103-222000- NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS ROCKY MT-WILSO CLOUDY 71 67 87 S7 29.81F GREENVILLE NOT AVBL ELIZABETH CITY CLOUDY 72 64 76 SE9 29.86F MANTEO NOT AVBL CAPE HATTERAS CLOUDY 76 69 79 S9 29.89F $$ NCZ078-087-090-091-093-098-101-222000- SOUTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA CITY SKY/WX TMP DP RH WIND PRES REMARKS GOLDSBORO CLOUDY 74 69 83 SE9 29.80F KINSTON CLOUDY 73 70 88 SE13G18 29.83F KENANSVILLE NOT AVBL NEW BERN LGT RAIN 71 71 100 SE6 29.85F CHERRY POINT NOT AVBL BEAUFORT CLOUDY 74 72 93 SE12G20 29.85F JACKSONVILLE PTSUNNY 80 73 79 SE9 29.81F WILMINGTON FAIR 85 72 65 SW16G23 29.81F $$
Current Temperatures, Dewpoint, RH, Wind, Regional Obs, Surface 4-Panel
.REST OF TODAY...Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent. .TONIGHT...Partly cloudy with a chance of showers in the evening, then clear after midnight. Cooler with lows in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. .WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. .WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 40. West winds around 5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable. .THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 60s. North winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast in the afternoon. .THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s. .FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Highs in the mid 60s. .FRIDAY NIGHT...Cloudy. A chance of. Lows in the upper 40s. .SATURDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the upper 40s. .SUNDAY AND SUNDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Highs in the mid 60s. Lows in the lower 50s. .MONDAY...Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
12-48 Hr Surface Forecast Maps, TWC 4-Panel Surface Forecast, Fire Danger, Day 1 Precip, Day 2
6 TO 10 DAY 8 TO 14 DAY 30 DAY 90 DAY 120 DAY 180 DAY NOV05 NOV05-JAN06 DEC05-FEB06 FEB06-APR06 ----------- ----------- -------- --------- --------- --------- Temperature: Below Below Normal Normal Normal Normal Precipitation: Above Above Normal Normal Normal Normal .... Medium and long range outlooks provided by NCEP/K. Thomas Priddy6 to 10 Day , 8 to 14 Day , Text, 30-Day Outook, 90-Day Outook, 120-Day Outlook
Tuesday October 22, 2019 the 295th Day of Year --------------------------------------------------- SUN Declination -11.290000 Distance 0.999721 AU Rise 07:27 EDT Set 18:29 EDT Transit Meridian 12:58 EDT Civil Twilight Begins 07:02 EDT Ends 18:54 EDT Calculations made for central point in the state. Time in ET -- and will vary due to location and elevation -- Priddy
///////////////////////// OCTOBER 22ND HISTORIC WEATHER EVENTS ...1965... The temperature soared to 104 degrees at San Diego CA. Southern California was in the midst of a late October heat wave that year. Los Angeles had ten consecutive days with afternoon highs reaching 100 degrees. (David Ludlum) (The Weather Channel) ...1985... A guest on the top floor of a hotel in Seattle WA was seriously injured while talking on the phone when lightning struck. Several persons are killed each year when the electrical charge from a lightning bolt travels via telephone wiring. (The Weather Channel) ...1987... Yakutat AK surpassed their previous all-time yearly precipitation total of 190 inches. Monthly records were set in June with 17 inches, in September with 70 inches, and in October with more than 40 inches. (Sandra and TI Richard Sanders - 1987) Twenty-two cities in the eastern U.S., most of them in the southeast states, reported record low temperatures for the date. Morning lows of 30 degrees at Athens GA, 28 degrees at Birmingham AL, and 23 degrees at Pinson AL, were the coldest of record for so early in the season. (The National Weather Summary) Showers produced heavy rain in southern California, with amounts ranging up to five inches at Blue Jay. Flash flooding resulted in two deaths, ten injuries, and more than a million dollars damage. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1988... A "nor'easter" swept across the coast of New England. Winds gusted to 75 mph, and large waves and high tides caused extensive shoreline flooding. A heavy wet snow blanketed much of eastern New York State, with a foot of snow reported in Lewis County. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data) ...1989... A storm system moving out of the Gulf of Alaska brought rain to the Northern and Central Pacific Coast Region, with snow in some of the mountains of Oregon, and wind gusts to 60 mph along the Oregon coast. Six cities in Florida reported record low temp-eratures for the date, including Tallahassee with a reading of 34 degrees. (The National Weather Summary) (Storm Data)