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Low Pressure System Promises Rain for Most of Holiday Weekend

Low Pressure System Promises Rain for Most of Holiday Weekend

Weather
ASHEBORO N.C. - After a week of nice weather, a low-pressure system off the coast is promising to bring rain for most of the holiday weekend. According to the National Weather Service Office in Raleigh, an area of low pressure off the Southeast coast will move into the Carolinas over the weekend. Widespread rain, possibly heavy at times, will develop on Saturday and continue into Sunday. This may result in flooding of low lying or poor drainage areas. Additionally, northeasterly winds will gust up to 25 to 35 mph at times on Friday and especially Saturday. Weekend Forecast FridayPartly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Friday NightA slight chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Nort...
Memorial Day Events

Memorial Day Events

Events
Operation Remembrance Volunteers place flags on the graves of local veterans during Op Remembrance (Scott Pelkey / Acme News Archive) Saturday, May 29, at 9 AM - A remembrance at Randolph Memorial Park and Oak Lawn Cemetery where veterans organizations and volunteers will place flags on the graves of local veterans. Memorial Day Ceremony Franklin Allred of the Randolph County Honor Guard looks of the names at the Randolph County Veterans Memorial. (Scott Pelkey / Acme News Archive) Monday, May 31st, at 4 PM - Asheboro will host its regular annual Memorial Day Ceremony on at the Historic Randolph County Courthouse with closing ceremonies at the Randolph County Veterans Memorial. Archdale Field of Honor May 28th - June 3rd - The inaugural Archdale Field of Honor, i...