Severe Storms Possible in the South; Southwest Critical Fire Weather Threats

Severe storms with large to very large hail, damaging winds, a couple of tornadoes, and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding may develop across the eastern South Plains to the Deep South. Dry, gusty winds in the Southwest will keep fire weather threats critical. Elevated fire weather threats also in portions of the East. Cool and snowy in the Northern Tier states and West mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.86°NLon: 77.89°WElev: 161ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.9 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Apr 1:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Rocky Mount NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 64. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Low around 55. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 49.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Light south wind.
Saturday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 64. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Low around 55. Southeast wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Rocky Mount NC
 35.96°N 77.82°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:38 am EDT Apr 23, 2021
2pm EDT Apr 23, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2021
 
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