Dangerous Heat Wave for the West; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain for Upper Midwest

A sweltering and long duration heat wave will build across the West this weekend through much of next week. Excessive heat warnings/watches along with heat advisories are in effect from the Southwest to the Northwest. Dangerous heat is also persisting across the southern Plains. Meanwhile, severe storms are likely in the Upper Midwest with heavy rain/flooding, damaging winds, hail, and tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hatteras, Mitchell Field (KHSE)

Lat: 35.23°NLon: 75.62°WElev: 16ft.

Overcast

28°C

82°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed W 15 km/h
Barometer 1014.1 mb (29.95 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (75°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (89°F)
Last update 14 Aug 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Ocracoke NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 26 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 25 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 24 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 26 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 25 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 26 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 km/h becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind 24 to 26 km/h, with gusts as high as 39 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Ocracoke NC
 35.14°N 75.89°W (Elev. 2 m)
12:52 pm EDT Aug 14, 2020
1pm EDT Aug 14, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 20, 2020
 
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