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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Winston Salem, Smith Reynolds Airport (KINT)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 80.22°WElev: 968ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed NW 5 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Jul 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winston-Salem NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Winston-Salem NC
 36.1°N 80.25°W (Elev. 850 ft)
3:29 am EDT Jul 21, 2017
4am EDT Jul 21, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2017
 
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