Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NE 3 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1016.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 3:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Waxhaw NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. East northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. East northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Waxhaw NC
 34.93°N 80.74°W (Elev. 702 ft)
3:52 am EDT Jul 20, 2018
4am EDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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