April showers brings May flowers; well this weekend’s weather may bring more harm than good. A hard freeze is fast approaching. For those of you with tender plants outdoors, you will need to cover your plants in the overnight hours because we will be seeing several freezes in the next couple of days.
The next three overnight lows:
The last 24-hr precipitation for our area. Valid 4/7/2016.
Forecast (Piedmont, NC)
Highs 60-65ºF, very windy 15-25 mph increasing into the afternoon gust up to 40 mph. Partly cloudy with increasing clouds later in the evening. Lows 35-40ºF windy, with occasional showers.
Highs 50-53ºF , windy. Winds out of the NW 10-20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Mostly cloudy with showers in the morning and clearing in the afternoon. Much cooler today than yesterday. Lows 35-40ºF with winds dying down to 5-10 mph, then clearing.
Highs 47-54ºF, breezy. Winds out of the NW at 10-15 mph. Mostly clear with some passing clouds from time to time. Lows 30-35º. Frost and freeze likely. Mostly clear.