Heat Will Continue in the Southeast and Portions of the West

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the 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. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over the Plains and the Middle Atlantic with heavy rain potential in the south. Read More >

Current conditions at

Smithfield, Johnston County Airport (KJNX)

Lat: 35.54°NLon: 78.39°WElev: 164ft.

Partly Cloudy

91°F

33°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 79°F (26°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index107°F (42°C)
Last update 27 Jul 1:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ESE Garner NC

Heat Advisory until July 27, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 27, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 108. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. 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: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 108. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ESE Garner NC
 35.65°N 78.56°W (Elev. 299 ft)
12:51 pm EDT Jul 27, 2016
1pm EDT Jul 27, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2016
 
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