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 >

Current conditions at

Mount Airy/Surry County Airport (KMWK)

Lat: 36.46°NLon: 80.55°WElev: 1224ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 5:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Pilot Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

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

    Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 93.

    Hot

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 82. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 55. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 20 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 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Pilot Mountain NC
 36.39°N 80.46°W (Elev. 1122 ft)
4:31 am EDT May 17, 2022
6am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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