Severe Weather in the Southeast and Heavy Rain in the Northeast

Low pressure and a trailing cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. through this evening. Severe thunderstorms will be most common in the Southeast states where an Enhanced Risk exists over the Carolinas for a threat of damaging winds. Heavy rain will bring an elevated potential for flash flooding from the upper Ohio River Valley into northern Vermont where Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Sanford, Sanford-Lee County Regional Airport (KTTA)

Lat: 35.58°NLon: 79.1°WElev: 246ft.

Partly Cloudy

90°F

32°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Jun 3:40 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Gulf NC

Severe T-storm Watch until June 20, 10:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
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    Severe T-storm Watch until June 20, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Thu

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail, damaging winds, and heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Gulf NC
 35.59°N 79.29°W (Elev. 299 ft)
3:53 pm EDT Jun 20, 2019
4pm EDT Jun 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 27, 2019
 
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