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

Rowan County Airport (KRUQ)

Lat: 35.64°NLon: 80.52°WElev: 755ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Salisbury NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming west northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 56. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Salisbury NC
 35.67°N 80.48°W (Elev. 719 ft)
5:55 am EDT May 17, 2022
8am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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