Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Patuxent River, Naval Air Station (KNHK)

Lat: 38.28°NLon: 76.41°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 28 Jul 9:52 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Patuxent River MD

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers, mainly after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Scattered showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. North wind around 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 69.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers, mainly after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Scattered showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Patuxent River MD
 38.29°N 76.41°W (Elev. 3 ft)
7:30 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
10am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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