Oppressive Heat Continues; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

An oppressive and dangerous heat wave continues across a large section of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from the central and southern Plains to the Southeast. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are expected in multiple spots, in Montana, parts of the Midwest and from the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Monroe, Monroe Airport (KEQY)

Lat: 35.02°NLon: 80.62°WElev: 679ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 7 Jul 5:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Monroe Airport NC

Heat Advisory July 7, 12:00pm until July 7, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 104. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 93 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 92. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 104. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 92. West southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers. Low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
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Point Forecast:
Monroe Airport NC
 35.01°N 80.62°W (Elev. 600 ft)
6:27 am EDT Jul 7, 2022
6am EDT Jul 7, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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