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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington, Davidson County Airport (KEXX)

Lat: 35.78°NLon: 80.3°WElev: 732ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 22 Aug 7:25 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Welcome NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Welcome NC
 35.92°N 80.25°W (Elev. 869 ft)
6:32 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
7am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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