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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington, Davidson County Airport (KEXX)

Lat: 35.78°NLon: 80.3°WElev: 732ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 24 Apr 1:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington NC

Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
Flood Advisory until April 24, 03:30pm
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Flood Watch
Flood Advisory
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
    Flood Advisory until April 24, 03:30pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 54. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 52. Northeast wind around 17 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 54. Northeast wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 52. Northeast wind around 17 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington NC
 35.81°N 80.26°W (Elev. 791 ft)
12:57 pm EDT Apr 24, 2017
1pm EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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