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Severe weather possible in the Central and Southern U.S this weekend

The NWS Storm Prediction Center expects severe weather in the Central and Southern Plains tonight. During the day on Sunday, the threat of severe weather shifts east, extending from the Southern Plains to the Southeast. The area of greatest concern on Sunday is in eastern Texas, Arkansas and Louisiana. In these areas, large hail, damaging winds and even an isolated tornado cannot be ruled out.
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Heavy Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update on 19 Apr 12:15 am EDT

Current conditions at

Smithfield, Johnston County Airport (KJNX)

Lat: 35.54°N Lon: 78.39°W Elev: 164ft.

For More Weather Information:

Raleigh, NC Local Forecast Office

3 Miles NE Benson NC

7 Day Forecast

  • Overnight

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 71. East wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 64. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Southwest wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 8 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 3 Miles NE Benson NC
 35.42°N 78.51°W
Last Update: 8:10 pm EDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1am EDT Apr 19, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2015
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