Multiday Heat Wave Forecast For Much of Central/Eastern U.S.

A major summer heat wave is forecast midweek into this coming weekend across much of the central and eastern states and lingering in the southwest. The combination of temperature and humidity will lift the heat index above 100 in many locations with 110 or higher possible in the warmest locations. There will be nearly no relief at night with overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Current conditions at

Memphis International Airport (KMEM)

Lat: 35.06°NLon: 89.99°WElev: 253ft.

Overcast

28°C

83°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 33 km/h
Barometer 1014.9 mb (29.98 in)
Dewpoint 24°C (76°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index33°C (91°F)
Last update 16 Jul 3:54 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Memphis TN

Flash Flood Watch until July 16, 07:00pm
Heat Advisory July 17, 12:00pm until July 17, 08:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Heat Advisory
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 16, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 28. Southwest wind around 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am.  Low around 24. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 28. Southwest wind around 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and 1am. Low around 24. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Heat index values as high as 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. South southwest wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Memphis TN
 35.15°N 90.02°W (Elev. 76 m)
3:53 pm CDT Jul 16, 2019
4pm CDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm CDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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