Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Matthews NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 98 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Light south wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 101. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers between 4am and 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Matthews NC
 35.13°N 80.71°W (Elev. 659 ft)
3:43 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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