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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Apr 11:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers likely after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then rain, mainly after 2pm.  High near 70. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South southeast wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers likely after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 63. South southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 70. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1706 ft)
10:20 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
11am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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