Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Is Expected Through The Plains; Poor Air Quality Persists Out West into Upper Midwest; Major Hurricane Lane Moves Into The Central Pacific

Thunderstorms with heavy to excessive rain is expected across much of the Plains, as a weather system moves into the region. Meanwhile, smoke from numerous ongoing wildfires in western North America are requiring air quality alerts throughout the West into the Upper Midwest. Finally, Major Hurricane Lane continues to track almost due west, transitioning from the Eastern to Central Pacific Ocean. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Mount Airy/Surry County Airport (KMWK)

Lat: 36.46°NLon: 80.55°WElev: 1224ft.

Fair

22°C

71°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 18 Aug 11:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Mount Airy / Surry County Airport NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 19 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 28 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 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
    Showers and
    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 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.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Mount Airy / Surry County Airport NC
 36.47°N 80.57°W (Elev. 335 m)
1:30 am EDT Aug 19, 2018
1am EDT Aug 19, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2018
 
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