Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Garrett County Airport (K2G4)

Lat: 39.58°NLon: 79.34°WElev: 2933ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Oakland MD

Flood Watch until July 7, 05:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until July 7, 05:00am

    NOW until
    5:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Oakland MD
 39.41°N 79.41°W (Elev. 2398 ft)
1:33 pm EDT Jul 6, 2022
3pm EDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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