Newton, NC

4:24 PM EDT on April 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
North Main Avenue Historic District | | Change Station

Elev 1000 ft 35.67 °N, 81.22 °W | Updated 2 seconds ago

Rain
Rain
52.2 °F
Feels Like 52.2 °F
N
1.8
Wind Variable Wind from WNW
Gusts 4.9 mph

Today
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--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
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Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 900 ft
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.76 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KHKY 241953Z 04008KT 10SM OVC009 12/11 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP079 T01170106
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 900 ft
Dew Point 52 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 0.76 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:40 AM 8:05 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KHKY 241953Z 04008KT 10SM OVC009 12/11 A2980 RMK AO2 SLP079 T01170106

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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:15 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of Piedmont North Carolina, including the following
areas, Alexander, Cabarrus, Catawba, Davie, Iredell,
Mecklenburg, Rowan, and Union.

* Through Tuesday morning

* additional rounds of heavy showers are expected into tonight,
perhaps resulting in a localized additional inch of rainfall. On
top of saturated soils, lingering high water conditions,
elevated stream levels, flooding will be maintained, if not
aggravated.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.





242 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
a dam floodgate release in...
north central Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
south central Alexander County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
west central Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1145 PM EDT Monday

* flooding will result along the shoreline of Lookout Shoals Lake
from an upstream dam floodgate release at Oxford dam due to heavy
rainfall received over the past 48 hours. Additional rainfall
of less than one inch is possible over the next 12 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lookout Shoals Lake and properties along Buck Point Rd, Northcrest
St, and ridge St near carpenters Cove. Backyard flooding, other
shoreline flooding, and dock flooding is likely or ongoing.

* Lookout Shoals Lake is projected to reach between 102 and 103 feet.
Full pool is 100.0 ft. The Lake May not return to full pool
until tomorrow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Residents are encouraged to heed local law enforcement guidance for
appropriate response to rising pool elevations.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service by calling toll free,
1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, or by posting on our facebook Page, or tweet
it using hashtag nwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and
the specific location where it occurred.


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