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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lexington, Davidson County Airport (KEXX)

Lat: 35.78°NLon: 80.3°WElev: 732ft.

Light Rain

50°F

10°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 6 G 16 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Apr 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Welcome NC

Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 52. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 51. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 52. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Showers. Low around 51. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
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 35.92°N 80.25°W (Elev. 869 ft)
4:40 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
8am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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