Western Heat Wave Continues; Severe Weather in the Midwest; Tropical Disturbance in the Gulf of Mexico

The persistent and extreme heat wave being felt across the western U.S. is set to continue and even expand into the Central U.S. Severe weather and flash flooding are possible over the Midwest. A tropical depression will likely form over the western Gulf of Mexico in the next two days. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Fair

54°F

12°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jun 2:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fontana Dam NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind.

    Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light south southwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 54. Calm wind.
Thursday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light south southwest wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Fontana Dam NC
 35.43°N 83.83°W (Elev. 1706 ft)
1:03 am EDT Jun 17, 2021
2am EDT Jun 17, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 23, 2021
 
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