2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Winston-Salem, NC

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See long range weather forecasts for the next 60 days from The Old Farmer’s Almanac! Our long range forecasts can be used to make more informed decisions about future plans that depend on the weather, from vacations and weddings to sporting events and outdoor activities.

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Note: Long range forecasts are regional, not city-specific.

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September 2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Sep 1-5Rainy, cool north; sunny, warm south
Sep 6-9Sunny, cool
Sep 10-19Rainy periods, mild
Sep 20-24Sunny, mild
Sep 25-30T-storms, then sunny, cool
Septembertemperature 62° (2° below avg.)
precipitation 5.5" (2" above avg.)

October 2020 Long Range Weather Forecast for Appalachians
DatesWeather Conditions
Oct 1-3Rainy, mild
Oct 4-6Rain north, sunny south; mild
Oct 7-9Sunny, warm
Oct 10-13Rainy periods, cool
Oct 14-21Sunny, warm
Oct 22-25Showers, then sunny, cold
Oct 26-31Sunny, warm
Octobertemperature 59° (6° above avg.)
precipitation 2.5" (0.5" below avg.)

Annual Weather Summary
November 2019 to October 2020

Winter will be warmer than normal, with above-normal precipitation. Snowfall will be below normal in the north and above normal in the south. The coldest periods will be in mid-January and from late February into early March. The snowiest periods will be in late November, mid- and late January, early February, and early March. April and May will be warmer and rainier than normal. Summer will be warmer than normal, with the hottest periods in mid-June, mid- to late July, and mid-August. Rainfall will be below normal in the north and above normal in the south. September and October will be warmer and rainier than normal.

Map showing Old Farmer's Almanac long range weather region number 3

About the Appalachians Region

The Appalachians long range weather region includes all or part of the following states: MARYLAND (Aspen Hill, Frederick, Gaithersburg, Germantown, Rockville), NEW YORK (Binghamton, Cortland, Elmira, Ithaca, Johnson City), NORTH CAROLINA (Asheville, Hickory, Lenoir, Morganton, Winston-Salem), PENNSYLVANIA (Allentown, Bethlehem, Lancaster, Reading, Scranton), VIRGINIA (Burke, Dale City, Lynchburg, Reston, Roanoke), WEST VIRGINIA (Martinsburg).

Appalachians Neighboring Regions

Here are the regions that neighbor the Appalachians long range weather region:

Temperature and Precipitation November 2019 to October 2020

Temperature and Precipitation Chart, November 2019 to October 2020 for Winston-Salem, NC

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Winter wedding

Hello, I am trying to work out a good date for my wedding but am trying to figure out a date. We were going for 1/11/2020 but if there is going to be a big snow storm than we will change the date.

Wedding

Planning an outdoor wedding for the weekend of July 13-14, 2019 weekend in Somerset, VA. Any chance for rain?

Fundraiser dates

Hello, I am hoping to host a fundraiser that would occur on two separate dates. Right now I have it set as April 26th and May 1st. Is there a chance of rain for either of those days?

Ap 26, May 1

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Showers are forecast for both days.

Curious

First two weeks in March my daughter has a winter formal wondering about pictures and 2nd weekend her sweet 16 birthday party wants to have a bonfire hopefully no rain

March

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We are predicting rainy periods in the first two weeks of March.

Snow in March

Is there any chance of Snow the third week of March? Is it possible it will be cold enough for skii Resorts to stay open through the third week of March?
Western North Carolina Region.
Thank You.

snow?

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We are not predicting conditions that would support snow there at that time… but we’ve been wrong before!

baby shower 2019

Hoping to have a baby shower outside on May 25th 2019 in Erie PA. Any ideas on how the weather might be? Hoping for warm weather haha!

May Weather

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In the days leading up to the weekend of May 25 (Memorial Day weekend), we are predicting a chance of thunderstorms. However, we believe that the latter half of the weekend will be sunny and warm. 

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