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Valdese, North Carolina, weather forecast  

Official NWS Greater Burke County Forecast:

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Conditions at 2:30pm on 11/24/14



Dew Point 55F
Humidity 63%
Barometer 29.70in; Rate: -0.017in/hr
Wind Gusts 9
Wind Direction SSW
Heat Index 70 F
Rainfall  last 24 hours 2.27in
Total Rainfall 39.36in


Today's Extremes

High Temperature 68F at 2:20pm
Low Temperature 45F at 3:41am
Low Wind Chill 42F at 2:52am
Peak Wind Gust 15mph at 1:14pm


ALMANAC - 11/24/14

Sunrise:      7:12am
Sunset:       5:15pm
Moonrise:  9:03am
Moonset:   7:34pm
Avg. Temperature:
This Mo:   44F
This Yr:      59F


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