Monsoon Flood Threat in the Southwest; Hot in the South and Northwest

Monsoonal heavy rain will continue flash flood potential across the Southwest and Intermountain West to the central and southern Rockies through this weekend, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas. Excessive heat and humidity with heat indices over 110 degrees will be common over much of the Deep South and interior Northwest this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Andrews-Murphy Airport (KRHP)

Lat: 35.19°NLon: 83.86°WElev: 1686ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 31 Jul 1:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SW Nantahala Lake NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 71. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 71. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SW Nantahala Lake NC
 35.14°N 83.75°W (Elev. 3976 ft)
11:18 am EDT Jul 31, 2021
1pm EDT Jul 31, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 6, 2021
 
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