Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Fair

97°F

36°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed SW 12 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.3 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 26 Jul 5:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Matthews NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. West southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 103. West southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. West southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Friday
A chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Matthews NC
 35.15°N 80.74°W (Elev. 600 ft)
4:43 pm EDT Jul 26, 2016
5pm EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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