Weather Blog

Strong Thunderstorms Possible today and this evening

May 10, 2018

We have had the benefit of some dry weather over the past few days. A weak cold front will move through the area later this afternoon and evening that will bring just ahead of it the chance for thunderstorms. I believe some of these storms will be strong.

First look at Saturday rain chances.

May 4, 2018

Rain chances have been building in the forecast for Saturday. As we are now around 36 hours away from this event starting in the county I wanted to give you a very brief update.

Severe Weather is possible this evening

April 26, 2018

As we prepare for our 4th straight day of rainfall in the county. We are also preparing for possible severe weather later this evening. I will provide details on the potential impacts as I go through this post with you. Let's start with the arrival of the rainfall in the county.

Rain moves in late this evening

April 22, 2018

As we begin another week we will see the return of rain to the county. Things looks great outside as of 8:45am. We will see that change as we move through the day. Clouds will increase throughout the day and evening. A high of around 68º


Severe Weather Alert Day. Please read and stay weather aware!!!!

April 15, 2018

Myself along with other forecasters and meteorologist have been keeping you aware of the severe weather threat for several days now. Today is the day to stay weather aware as we will see our first severe storms of the season. The main threat will be damaging winds and localized flooding.

Rowan Farms: Rich in Living History

April 9, 2018

Rowan County’s farms are rich in history, and we are blessed with dedicated preservationists who take pride in restoring our treasured structures and saving our sprawling landscapes.

Rowan County Weather and Access16 announce a new partnership

April 9, 2018

Last week on social media I posted a picture showing a Rowan County Weather forecast on a television screen. I made the statement "Rowan County Weather coming to a TV near you.

Rain moves for your Friday afternoon and evening

April 6, 2018

We have made it to the end of another work week. This weekend is going to be the kind of weekend that messes up your outdoor plans. Let's focus on today. We will see a high of around 70º today. This will be our ;last 70º for the next several days. 

Leisure and Travel Blog. It's farm fun. It's arts galore. It's Rowan Arts & Ag!

March 30, 2018

Visitors and local residents alike will have unique opportunities April through November 2018 to experience homegrown creativity and flavors during the Rowan Arts & Ag series of events.

A washout for Saturday

March 24, 2018

The best way to prepare you for today is by giving you advice. That advice is "It's a good day to stay inside" Rain will be our big issue for the day. Late this evening in the northern portions of the county we could see a rain sleet mix. No concerns for icy accumulation.