Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Heavy Rain and Strong Storms in Southwest and East.

The latest Central Pacific Hurricane Center forecast track brings major hurricane Lane closer to Hawaii later this week. A strong low and associated cold front will bring a threat of strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain to portions of the Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic, and Northeast. Monsoon moisture may produce local flash flooding in the Southwest and dry thunderstorms in the Great Basin. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin County Airport (KLHZ)

Lat: 36.02°NLon: 78.33°WElev: 341ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 21 Aug 5:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklinton NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 82. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Franklinton NC
 36.09°N 78.47°W (Elev. 417 ft)
5:36 pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
5pm EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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