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  • Rain returns Friday but the weekend remains safe

    Rain returns Friday but the weekend remains safe

    Wednesday, April 23 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-04-23 15:26:59 GMT
    High pressure will remain in control, making way to mostly sunny skies for Wednesday & Thursday. An approaching front will likely bring on a chance of showers for Friday however. This front seems to move
    High pressure will remain in control, making way to mostly sunny skies for Wednesday & Thursday. An approaching front will likely bring on a chance of showers for Friday however. This front seems to move
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    Showers through this evening, nice Wednesday!

    Showers through this evening, nice Wednesday!

    Tuesday, April 22 2014 5:26 PM EDT2014-04-22 21:26:57 GMT
    Showers and a few thunderstorms will roll through during Tuesday evening as a cold front approaches.  Our severe storm threat is low, but some gusty winds and heavy downpours will be possible with any
    Showers and a few thunderstorms will roll through during Tuesday evening as a cold front approaches.  Our severe storm threat is low, but some gusty winds and heavy downpours will be possible with any
  • Not a soaker, but rain approaches

    Not a soaker, but rain approaches

    Monday, April 21 2014 10:53 AM EDT2014-04-21 14:53:22 GMT
    image courtesy NOAA NWSimage courtesy NOAA NWS
    Rain...not today, but it's on it's way.  At least to start the work week we've been given sunny skies and temperatures in the low to mid-70s, along with a light breeze.  But, just off to our west, a cold
    Rain...not today, but it's on it's way.  At least to start the work week we've been given sunny skies and temperatures in the low to mid-70s, along with a light breeze.  But, just off to our west, a cold
  • Warmer temperatures expected in the coming week

    Warmer temperatures expected in the coming week

    Sunday, April 20 2014 8:31 PM EDT2014-04-21 00:31:20 GMT
    Around this time of year we normally see temperatures in the mid-70s in the upstate and right at 70 across western North Carolina. Looking at the extended forecast we can expect temperatures to peak slightly
    Around this time of year we normally see temperatures in the mid-70s in the upstate and right at 70 across western North Carolina. Looking at the extended forecast we can expect temperatures to peak slightly
  • Easter weekend brings rain then sun

    Easter weekend brings rain then sun

    Friday, April 18 2014 10:55 AM EDT2014-04-18 14:55:21 GMT
    A warm front is pushing toward the western Carolinas today, and the clouds will continue to build. Highs reach the low to mid-60s today, with rain reaching the southern Upstate and NE Georgia by 3pm.
    A warm front is pushing toward the western Carolinas today, and the clouds will continue to build. Highs reach the low to mid-60s today, with rain reaching the southern Upstate and NE Georgia by 3pm.
  • Rain for Good Friday, Sun for Easter Sunday

    Rain for Good Friday, Sun for Easter Sunday

    Thursday, April 17 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-04-18 03:00:50 GMT
    We are currently tracking the development of a low pressure system that can bring some moisture to the Carolinas for Friday evening and Saturday morning. The timing and abundance of rain we receive will
    We are currently tracking the development of a low pressure system that can bring some moisture to the Carolinas for Friday evening and Saturday morning. The timing and abundance of rain we receive will
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    Protecting the plants from a potential freeze

    Protecting the plants from a potential freeze

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 3:37 PM EDT2014-04-16 19:37:07 GMT
    Cool air is still settled over North and South Carolina this afternoon and with clear skies expected overnight, lows will likely drop into the mid to lower 30s across the region. This will pose a threat
    Cool air is still settled over North and South Carolina this afternoon and with clear skies expected overnight, lows will likely drop into the mid to lower 30s across the region. This will pose a threat
  • Showers today, COLD tonight

    Showers today, COLD tonight

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-04-15 14:37:01 GMT
    Temperatures this morning sit mild in the 50s to low 60s, with scattered light rain.   A cold front is pushing toward our area, and should arrive around lunchtime.  The Upstate and NE Georgia should stick
    Temperatures this morning sit mild in the 50s to low 60s, with scattered light rain.   A cold front is pushing toward our area, and should arrive around lunchtime.  The Upstate and NE Georgia should stick
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    Blood Moon & Storms Tonight

    Blood Moon & Storms Tonight

    Monday, April 14 2014 5:28 PM EDT2014-04-14 21:28:23 GMT
    There will be an exciting view in the sky tonight, but I doubt we'll see much of it here.  A total lunar eclipse is on tap, starting at 12:53 tonight going through around 6am. Rain and clouds will keep
    There will be an exciting view in the sky tonight, but I doubt we'll see much of it here.  A total lunar eclipse is on tap, starting at 12:53 tonight going through around 6am. Rain and clouds will keep
  • Cooler temperatures expected for work week

    Cooler temperatures expected for work week

    Sunday, April 13 2014 10:30 PM EDT2014-04-14 02:30:28 GMT
    After a stretch of lovely weather, we are looking to see a bit of a change for the next few days. We saw a streak of four straight days with temperatures above normal with the last two days hitting the
    After a stretch of lovely weather, we are looking to see a bit of a change for the next few days. We saw a streak of four straight days with temperatures above normal with the last two days hitting the
  • Blood Moon Eclipse Coming

    Blood Moon Eclipse Coming

    Friday, April 11 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-04-12 03:27:31 GMT
    This Tuesday morning, April 15th, 2014 at 2:00am we will experience a Total lunar eclipse. What makes this eclipse so special is the reddish hue that will coat the moon that night at it passes in the shadow
    This Tuesday morning, April 15th, 2014 at 2:00am we will experience a Total lunar eclipse. What makes this eclipse so special is the reddish hue that will coat the moon that night at it passes in the shadow
  • Sun, sun and more sun!

    Sun, sun and more sun!

    Thursday, April 10 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-04-10 15:03:31 GMT
    Dry, high pressure settles into the Carolinas today, and it's going to stick around for quite awhile.  For us, this means sunny skies and warm air hangs around our region, not only today, but for Friday
    Dry, high pressure settles into the Carolinas today, and it's going to stick around for quite awhile.  For us, this means sunny skies and warm air hangs around our region, not only today, but for Friday
  • High Pressure sparks warming trend

    High Pressure sparks warming trend

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 2:02 PM EDT2014-04-09 18:02:25 GMT
    High pressure will build out of the Gulf of Mexico and make its way out into the Atlantic. It will maintain a strong hold on much of the southeast, giving us mostly sunny skies and warm temperatures for
    High pressure will build out of the Gulf of Mexico and make its way out into the Atlantic. It will maintain a strong hold on much of the southeast, giving us mostly sunny skies and warm temperatures for
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    Sun, Earth and Mars Alight tonight

    Sun, Earth and Mars Alight tonight

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:13 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:13:03 GMT
    The earth will lie directly between the Sun and Mars tonight.  This position is called "opposition" and occurs once in about every 2 years.  Look toward the horizon during sunset, and you may be able to
    The earth will lie directly between the Sun and Mars tonight.  This position is called "opposition" and occurs once in about every 2 years.  Look toward the horizon during sunset, and you may be able to
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    Isolated storms possible tonight

    Isolated storms possible tonight

    Monday, April 7 2014 5:09 PM EDT2014-04-07 21:09:07 GMT
    Severe threat tonight in yellowSevere threat tonight in yellow
    Today has been rainy and cold, and that will help to limit our threat for severe weather later this evening and tonight.Much of our area has seen 2-3" of rainfall, and clouds have held tight.  This, along
    Today has been rainy and cold, and that will help to limit our threat for severe weather later this evening and tonight.Much of our area has seen 2-3" of rainfall, and clouds have held tight.  This, along
  • Flood & Storm Threats

    Flood & Storm Threats

    Monday, April 7 2014 9:13 AM EDT2014-04-07 13:13:23 GMT
    Moderate to heavy rainfall continues this morning, with thunderstorms expected this afternoon. There will be enough energy within the system to produce a few strong thunderstorms, but the severe threat
    Moderate to heavy rainfall continues this morning, with thunderstorms expected this afternoon. There will be enough energy within the system to produce a few strong thunderstorms, but the severe threat
  • A look at the severe threat for Monday

    A look at the severe threat for Monday

    Sunday, April 6 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-04-07 00:27:09 GMT
    As the low pressure system develops and tracks to the northeast, we will likely see our fair share of rain and gusty winds. The system will pass just north of the Carolinas putting us a prime location
    As the low pressure system develops and tracks to the northeast, we will likely see our fair share of rain and gusty winds. The system will pass just north of the Carolinas putting us a prime location
  • Weekend to have a pleasant start but a wet ending

    Weekend to have a pleasant start but a wet ending

    Friday, April 4 2014 2:39 PM EDT2014-04-04 18:39:19 GMT
    Friday is still holding on to the threat of rain and thunderstorms into the late afternoon and early evening. As the front pushes pas our region however we will see high pressure arrive briefly for Saturday
    Friday is still holding on to the threat of rain and thunderstorms into the late afternoon and early evening. As the front pushes pas our region however we will see high pressure arrive briefly for Saturday
  • Severe threat for Western North Carolina & Northeast Georgia

    Severe threat for Western North Carolina & Northeast Georgia

    Thursday, April 3 2014 12:18 PM EDT2014-04-03 16:18:56 GMT
    A low pressure system located in the Mid-West and tracking towards the great lakes has generated a cold front that has already produced a moderate risk of severe weather for the central United States. The
    A low pressure system located in the Mid-West and tracking towards the great lakes has generated a cold front that has already produced a moderate risk of severe weather for the central United States. The
  • Dry today, but storms are on the way

    Dry today, but storms are on the way

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 7:28 AM EDT2014-04-02 11:28:50 GMT
    If you're ready for summer, today's your day!  Expect gorgeous weather, similar to Tuesday but even warmer!  Highs reach the mid-80s Upstate with sunshine, and near 80° in Western NC.  84° is the Upstate
    If you're ready for summer, today's your day!  Expect gorgeous weather, similar to Tuesday but even warmer!  Highs reach the mid-80s Upstate with sunshine, and near 80° in Western NC.  84° is the Upstate
  • Record warmth possible Wednesday

    Record warmth possible Wednesday

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-04-01 21:49:00 GMT
    Are you loving this weather??? I'm finding myself getting hot really easily, and I think it's because I conditioned myself through our brutal winter.  Now I feel like I have acclimated to the 50s and 60s
    Are you loving this weather??? I'm finding myself getting hot really easily, and I think it's because I conditioned myself through our brutal winter.  Now I feel like I have acclimated to the 50s and 60s
  • Warming up, up, up

    Warming up, up, up

    Monday, March 31 2014 10:56 AM EDT2014-03-31 14:56:31 GMT
    It's the final day of March, and we're FINALLY getting some solid spring temperatures in place.  Actually - looking ahead at the next 6 days, temperatures will stay above average!Today: High pressure is
    It's the final day of March, and we're FINALLY getting some solid spring temperatures in place.  Actually - looking ahead at the next 6 days, temperatures will stay above average!Today: High pressure is
  • Warming trend for work week before Friday rain

    Warming trend for work week before Friday rain

    Sunday, March 30 2014 9:03 PM EDT2014-03-31 01:03:13 GMT
    Spring is in the air! High pressure will grab the Carolinas and put us in a warming trend before the arrival of rain on Friday. Monday will kick off our work week with mostly sunny skies and temperatures
    Spring is in the air! High pressure will grab the Carolinas and put us in a warming trend before the arrival of rain on Friday. Monday will kick off our work week with mostly sunny skies and temperatures
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    Severe weather threat for Saturday

    Severe weather threat for Saturday

    Friday, March 28 2014 10:18 PM EDT2014-03-29 02:18:26 GMT
    It will stay cloudy and dreary tonight, with patchy fog and isolated showers. Temperatures won't be all the different from what we felt today as we go into tonight.  Temps will hold in the 50s for the
    It will stay cloudy and dreary tonight, with patchy fog and isolated showers. Temperatures won't be all the different from what we felt today as we go into tonight.  Temps will hold in the 50s for the
  • Warmer then wetter

    Warmer then wetter

    Thursday, March 27 2014 9:59 AM EDT2014-03-27 13:59:10 GMT
    The upcoming days will feature a few changes in our weather pattern, the first being a southerly wind flow that will start the trend of warmer weather across our area.  Today, with a mix of sun and clouds,
    The upcoming days will feature a few changes in our weather pattern, the first being a southerly wind flow that will start the trend of warmer weather across our area.  Today, with a mix of sun and clouds,
  • Nice New Year's Forecast... Cold & Rainy Soon!

    Nice New Year's Forecast... Cold & Rainy Soon!

    Monday, December 30 2013 6:06 PM EST2013-12-30 23:06:17 GMT
    European Model for New Year's DayEuropean Model for New Year's Day
    The attached image shows our area nice and dry on New Year's Day (NY Eve should be that way as well!).  That's some great news if you plan to be outside for your festivities!  I will be inside cooking
    The attached image shows our area nice and dry on New Year's Day (NY Eve should be that way as well!).  That's some great news if you plan to be outside for your festivities!  I will be inside cooking
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