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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Rutherfordton, Rutherford County-Marchman Field Airport (KFQD)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 81.94°WElev: 1079ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 6 Jul 8:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NE Shumont NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 88. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

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

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Some of the storms could be severe. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. West wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 88. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NE Shumont NC
 35.52°N 82.21°W (Elev. 2320 ft)
7:20 pm EDT Jul 6, 2022
8pm EDT Jul 6, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2022
 
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