Midwest Heavy Rain and Severe Storms; Poor Air Quality and Elevated Fire Threats In the Northwest; Hurricane Lane Rolls Through Central Pacific

An area of low pressure is expected to lift up through the Midwest and intensify, while producing possible excessive rainfall and severe storms across the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Smoke from wildfires will continue to create poor air quality across parts of Western region. Hurricane Lane continues to move west through the Central Pacific, well east-southeast of Hawaii. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winston Salem, Smith Reynolds Airport (KINT)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 80.22°WElev: 968ft.

Fog/Mist

73°F

23°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Tobaccoville NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, 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 85.
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Point Forecast:
Tobaccoville NC
 36.23°N 80.4°W (Elev. 997 ft)
10:01 am EDT Aug 20, 2018
10am EDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2018
 
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