Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

A strengthening ridge of high pressure will produce much above average temperatures from the Plains to the East Coast, a true summer heat wave. Highs in the 90s and triple digits combined w/ humidity and dewpoints surging into the upper 70s, if not low 80s, will create heat indices as high as 110 to 115 through this weekend. Air quality will likely be poor due to haze and little air circulation. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Rain

21°C

69°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed W 17 km/h
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 18 Jul 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW McGrady NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

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

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. West wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. Northwest wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 15. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW McGrady NC
 36.37°N 81.28°W (Elev. 956 m)
12:01 am EDT Jul 18, 2019
12am EDT Jul 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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