A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheboro, Asheboro Municipal Airport (KHBI)

Lat: 35.65°NLon: 79.9°WElev: 673ft.

Drizzle

62°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles SW Sophia NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Cloudy then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Thunderstorms likely before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. High near 77. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Thunderstorms likely before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles SW Sophia NC
 35.76°N 79.96°W (Elev. 801 ft)
6:05 am EDT May 24, 2022
8am EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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