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Bakersville , NC
Weather Station located at Bowman Middle School in Bakersville.

Forecast Last Updated at Thursday, October 6, 2022 at 6:21AM

Cool and Dry

Cool and dry weather is in the forecast for the next several days. Today and Friday will be a little above average in temperature but temperatures fall over the weekend to below average. The first frost of the season is possible Sunday morning, especially in the valleys and areas where the wind goes calm. There is no rain in the forecast and it should be late next week before any rain moves in.

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Thursday

Hi: 72 Lo: 47

Generally clear; Pleasant; NW wind 5-10 mph
Friday

Hi: 73 Lo: 44

Patchy AM fog; Scattered PM clouds; Turning cooler Fri. night; West wind 5-15 mph, becoming NW Fri. night
Saturday

Hi: 61 Lo: 37

Becoming clear; Cooler; NW wind 5-15 mph
Sunday

Hi: 64 Lo: 41

Clear; Cool; Morning frost possible; especially in the valleys
Monday

Hi: 67 Lo: 43

Clear; Slightly warmer in the afternoon

Further Out

Tuesday - Partly cloudy; Pleasant weather continues; High in the upper 60s; Low in the mid 40s
Wednesday - Mostly sunny and pleasant; High near 70 degrees; Low in the mid 40s

Forecast Discussion

Our weather is controlled by high pressure until Friday. Slightly warmer winds will allow temperatures to rise a little today and tomorrow. There could be some patchy fog tomorrow morning.

A cold front moves through Friday evening and chilly air follows. The front is dry so no rain is expected. Temperatures will cool to below average for the weekend with frost possible Sunday morning. Frost is most likely in the valleys and areas where the wind goes calm. Saturday will be a little breezy adding to the chilliness. Sunday will be less breezy.

High pressure settles in for next week and allows for slightly warmer temperatures as winds turn more southerly. There isn't any rain on the horizon until late next week.

The tropics in the Atlantic are still active but nothing is threatening the US. There will likely be a named system between South America and the Dominican Republic in a few days.

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