Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winston Salem, Smith Reynolds Airport (KINT)

Lat: 36.13°NLon: 80.22°WElev: 968ft.

Fair

23°C

73°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 km/h
Barometer 1012.7 mb (29.94 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (66°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

King NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 28. East wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Light and variable wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 28. East wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
King NC
 36.27°N 80.37°W (Elev. 334 m)
3:51 am EDT Jul 21, 2018
9am EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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