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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Salisbury, Rowan County Airport (KRUQ)

Lat: 35.65°NLon: 80.52°WElev: 774ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 7 mph
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 28 May 5:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Salisbury NC

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Salisbury NC
 35.67°N 80.48°W
4:26 pm EDT May 28, 2015
7pm EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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