Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Smithfield, Johnston County Airport (KJNX)

Lat: 35.54°NLon: 78.39°WElev: 164ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 7:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Clayton NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then isolated showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 96. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the evening.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then isolated showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 96. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Clayton NC
 35.62°N 78.48°W (Elev. 302 ft)
7:35 pm EDT May 18, 2022
7pm EDT May 18, 2022-6pm EDT May 25, 2022
 
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