Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with multiple hazards already in effect, including Hurricane Watches for Maui and Hawaii Counties and a Flash Flood Watch for the state. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flood concerns in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winston Salem, Smith Reynolds Airport (KINT)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 80.22°WElev: 968ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winston-Salem NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light east wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. North wind around 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58. Light east wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Winston-Salem NC
 36.1°N 80.25°W (Elev. 850 ft)
8:49 pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
9pm EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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