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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford-Lee County Regional Airport (KTTA)

Lat: 35.58°NLon: 79.1°WElev: 246ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 14 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 1:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sanford NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Low around 54. South wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Low around 54. South wind 7 to 15 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Sanford NC
 35.48°N 79.17°W (Elev. 400 ft)
12:15 pm EDT Oct 23, 2017
1pm EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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