Dangerous Heat Wave from the Midwest to East Coast

A large ridge of high pressure extending from the Central to Eastern U.S. will deliver a dangerous summer heat wave through the weekend. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories already cover the Eastern two-thirds of the country. A number of record highs and overnight warm minimum temperatures are likely. Heat indices will surge past 100 degrees and approach the 110s. Heat Safety! Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Albemarle, Stanly County Airport (KVUJ)

Lat: 35.42°NLon: 80.15°WElev: 610ft.

Fair

30°C

86°F

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 7 km/h
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 23°C (73°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index34°C (93°F)
Last update 19 Jul 10:40 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SSW Denton NC

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 23 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 36 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 35 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 22 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Heat index values as high as 38. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Heat index values as high as 41. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 35. Southwest wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SSW Denton NC
 35.57°N 80.16°W (Elev. 213 m)
8:27 am EDT Jul 19, 2019
11am EDT Jul 19, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 25, 2019
 
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