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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Smithfield, Johnston County Airport (KJNX)

Lat: 35.54°NLon: 78.39°WElev: 164ft.

Light Rain

54°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.23 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Jan 6:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Benson NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a slight chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Light southwest wind increasing to 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Benson NC
 35.42°N 78.51°W (Elev. 249 ft)
4:43 am EST Jan 23, 2017
6am EST Jan 23, 2017-6pm EST Jan 29, 2017
 
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