Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rocky Mount, Rocky Mount-Wilson Regional Airport (KRWI)

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 77.89°WElev: 161ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Red Oak NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Calm wind.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Red Oak NC
 36.01°N 77.89°W (Elev. 197 ft)
4:59 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
7am EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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