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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 20 Jan 6:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Matthews NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms after midnight.  Low around 58. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 68. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain before 2am, then showers, mainly after 2am.  Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South southeast wind around 7 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before midnight, then showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Low around 58. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 68. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain before 2am, then showers, mainly after 2am. Low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Matthews NC
 35.15°N 80.74°W (Elev. 600 ft)
6:22 am EST Jan 20, 2017
7am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 26, 2017
 
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