Mississippi Valley Summer Heat Wave; Severe Thunderstorms and Flooding Possible to the North

A dangerous summer heat wave will continue much of the Plains, Mid/Lower Mississippi Valley, Southeast U.S. today and Thursday. Areas of severe thunderstorms may occur today and again on Thursday from parts of the northern/central Rockies and High Plains into the Ohio Valley and Carolinas. Excessive rainfall over similar areas may bring flash flooding today and Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Fort Payne, Isbell Field Airport (K4A9)

Lat: 34.47° N Lon: 85.72° W Elev: 876 ft.

Mostly Cloudy

94°F

34°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index102°F (39°C)
Last update 6 Jul 3:15 pm CDT
Detailed forecast for

Cherokee County

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Heat index values up to 107.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Lows in the mid 70s. West winds around 5 mph in the evening, becoming light and variable. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Thursday
Patchy fog in the morning. Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Northwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent. Heat index values up to 106.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then mostly clear after midnight. Humid with lows in the lower 70s. East winds around 5 mph, becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Friday
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Hot with highs in the mid 90s. West winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 40 percent. Heat index values up to 108.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and thunderstorms likely in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 90s. Chance of rain 70 percent. Heat index values up to 110.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely in the evening, then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Lows around 70. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Sunday
Mostly sunny with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Monday
Mostly sunny with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 90s. Chance of rain 30 percent.



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240 PM CDT Wed Jul 6 2022
 
 

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