Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Overcast

69°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 2 May 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Matthews NC

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. West southwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. West southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Matthews NC
 35.13°N 80.71°W (Elev. 659 ft)
8:03 am EDT May 2, 2016
9am EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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