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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Fog/Mist

65°F

18°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 27 Jul 8:10 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW McGrady NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 10am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 10am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW McGrady NC
 36.37°N 81.28°W (Elev. 3136 ft)
4:01 am EDT Jul 27, 2017
8am EDT Jul 27, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2017
 
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