Weather Blog

Rain arrives late

March 20, 2018

It's the first day of Spring and we are starting off with some yucky weather. It is going to be an overcast yucky day with rain moving in later this evening. We will see a high of around 59º 

Early Monday morning weather update

March 12, 2018

The question on everyone's mind this morning is when is the snow going to start. We will continue to see rain over the next few hours this morning but a transition to sleet and snow will occur as we move through the midmorning and early afternoon hours.

Sunday evening update on Monday Snow Chances

March 11, 2018

I have been tracking this system for the past several days and as we close in on Monday there are still some questions this system is posing. Will we see snow? The answer is likely yes. Will we see snow accumulating?

Rain today and a chance for some snow Monday

March 11, 2018

We have been talking about it for the past few days now. Snow has been in the forecast and as we begin to end the weekend we are about 36 hours away from seeing the chance for snow mixing in early Monday .

Rain for Saturday and what about snow early Monday?

March 10, 2018

As we enter the weekend there are a lot of questions surrounding the precipitation we are going to see around the county. Let's start off with your Saturday and then we will take a look right into Monday. Today we are going to see a high of around 57º

Rowan County Weather is growing.

March 9, 2018

Rowan County Weather started as a personal special interest I had in keeping the residents of Rowan County informed on weather forecast specific to Rowan County. The service started on Facebook and Twitter in July of 2013.

We are talking snow one more time

March 9, 2018

If you keep up with my daily forecast updates. You know that on Wednesday night I forecasted we could see a rain/snow mix during the overnight hours of Sunday into Monday. That is still looking like a possibility.

Flash flood safety

March 9, 2018

Flash flooding in North Carolina usually occurs when a large amount of rain falls in an area over a short period of time.

Lightning safety

March 8, 2018

Each year in the United States, more than 400 people are struck by lightning. On average, between 55 and 60 people are killed; hundreds of others suffer permanent neurological disabilities. Most of these tragedies can be avoided with a few simple precautions.

Staying safe when high winds, hail, and tornadoes strike

March 7, 2018

When your area is under a tornado warning, or if you see a tornado approaching, you should seek shelter immediately! Most injuries associated with high winds are from flying debris, so remember to protect your head.