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Fairview , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 6:46AM

Same Ol Song and Dance

We remain warm and humid for the next week with chances for afternoon storms each day. The afternoon coverage of showers and thundershowers will be a little more today than yesterday. Monday and Thursday look to have the least amount of afternoon storm coverage. Temperatures will be slightly above average through the next week.

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Hi: 86 Lo: 66

More afternoon clouds; Widely scattered PM showers & thundershowers; Light south wind

Hi: 86 Lo: 65

Partly cloudy; Isolated PM showers & thundershowers; Light south wind

Hi: 79 Lo: 64

Mostly cloudy; Scattered showers & thundershowers mainly in the PM; Less warm; Light SE wind

Hi: 82 Lo: 66

Becoming mostly cloudy in the PM; Widely scattered PM showers and thundershowers

Hi: 86 Lo: 66

Partly cloudy & warmer; Isolated afternoon showers and thundershowers

Further Out

Friday - Becoming mostly cloudy in the PM; Widely scattered PM showers and thundershowers; High in the mid 80s; Low in the mid 60s
Saturday - Becoming mostly cloudy in the PM; Scattered PM showers and thundershowers; High in the mid 80s; Low in the mid 60s

Forecast Discussion

A cold front tries to move in from the northeast today and this will increase the clouds and afternoon storm chances but today is still a nice day overall.

Monday, we are sandwiched in between a stalled front to our south and one to our north and are a little drier than Sunday. The stalled front to our south moves north a little and increases the chances of afternoon storms on Tuesday. Low pressure rides along the front to our south Tuesday and Wednesday keeping the afternoon storm threat alive.

Drier air works in for Thursday so there will be less coverage of afternoon showers and thundershowers. A cold front moves close to western NC late in the week increasing the coverage of afternoon rain and storms. Temperatures will be slightly above average each day.


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