Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Today

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce an outbreak of severe weather in parts of the Plains today. Very large hail, damaging winds, flash flooding, and large/violent tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through central Oklahoma. Residents should review severe weather safety and heed any warnings. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 77.89°WElev: 161ft.

Mostly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 20 May 9:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rocky Mount NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind 3 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Rocky Mount NC
 35.96°N 77.82°W (Elev. 98 ft)
10:10 am EDT May 20, 2019
10am EDT May 20, 2019-6pm EDT May 26, 2019
 
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