Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lexington, Davidson County Airport (KEXX)

Lat: 35.78°NLon: 80.3°WElev: 732ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

8 Miles N Denton NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 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 Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. 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, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 95.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
8 Miles N Denton NC
 35.75°N 80.1°W (Elev. 801 ft)
5:55 am EDT May 17, 2022
8am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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