Winston Salem, NC (27157)

9:15 PM EDT on July 27, 2016 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 810 ft 36.05 °N, 80.33 °W | Updated 7 minutes ago

Light Thunderstorms and Rain
Light Thunderstorm Rain
76.5 °F
Feels Like 78 °F
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Wind Variable Wind from SSW

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Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Few 7500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:30 PM
Last Quarter, 38% visible
METAR KINT 280054Z AUTO 36006KT 6SM -TSRA FEW055 FEW075 BKN110 24/22 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW TSE18B26 PRESFR SLP144 P0010 T02440217
Pressure 29.96 in
Visibility 6.0 miles
Clouds Few 5500 ft
Few 7500 ft
Mostly Cloudy 11000 ft
Heat Index 78 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 83%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:30 PM
Last Quarter, 38% visible
METAR KINT 280054Z AUTO 36006KT 6SM -TSRA FEW055 FEW075 BKN110 24/22 A3000 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S AND SW TSE18B26 PRESFR SLP144 P0010 T02440217

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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:07 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
Forsyth County in central North Carolina...

* until 1000 PM EDT

* at 806 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Winston-Salem... Kernersville... Clemmons... Bermuda Run...
Huntsville... Lewisville... sedge garden...
Pfafftown and Stanleyville.

Additional rainfall of 1-2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will make minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and
underpasses as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3611 8050 3612 8046 3614 8044 3620 8045
      3622 8043 3612 8004 3601 8005 3603 8021
      3600 8022 3600 8032 3597 8039 3599 8042
      3601 8042 3603 8045 3606 8046 3606 8047
      3604 8049 3608 8052


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Heat Advisory
Issued: 8:52 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect from noon to 8 PM EDT
Thursday...

* temperatures... highs will be in the mid to upper 90s.

* Heat indices... 105 to 109 degrees.

* Impacts... the accumulative effects of the heat and humidity
will lead to an increased risk of heat related illnesses...
especially among vulnerable individuals such as the sick...
the elderly... those exerting themselves outdoors... and those
without air conditioning.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that hot temperatures and high humidity
will create a situation in which heat illnesses are possible.
Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay
out of the sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. Hot temperatures and high humidity will create a
situation in which heat illnesses are possible. Drink plenty of
fluids... stay in an air-conditioned room... stay out of the
sun... and check up on relatives and neighbors.




Special Weather Statement
Issued: 8:31 PM EDT Jul. 27, 2016 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect portions of northern
Davidson and Forsyth counties until 915 PM EDT...

At 830 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near King to
7 miles north of Lexington... and moving east at 20 mph.

Hail up to the size of peas and wind gusts up to 40 mph will be
possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Winston-Salem... Lexington... Thomasville... Kernersville... Clemmons...
Lewisville... Walkertown... Rural Hall... Arcadia and Belews Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other light outdoor
objects.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3585 8042 3584 8040 3585 8039 3586 8039
      3588 8042 3589 8041 3589 8037 3596 8038
      3599 8042 3601 8041 3603 8044 3626 8043
      3626 8004 3582 8005 3583 8044
time... Mot... loc 0030z 256deg 17kt 3624 8032 3592 8029


831 PM EDT Wed Jul 27 2016

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect portions of northern
Davidson and Forsyth counties until 915 PM EDT...

At 830 PM EDT... National Weather Service Doppler radar indicated a
line of strong thunderstorms along a line extending from near King to
7 miles north of Lexington... and moving east at 20 mph.

Hail up to the size of peas and wind gusts up to 40 mph will be
possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Winston-Salem... Lexington... Thomasville... Kernersville... Clemmons...
Lewisville... Walkertown... Rural Hall... Arcadia and Belews Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Seek shelter in a nearby building or vehicle. Wind gusts as high as
40 mph are capable of knocking down tree limbs and blowing around
trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and other light outdoor
objects.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with these storms... and may
lead to flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded roadways.


Lat... Lon 3585 8042 3584 8040 3585 8039 3586 8039
      3588 8042 3589 8041 3589 8037 3596 8038
      3599 8042 3601 8041 3603 8044 3626 8043
      3626 8004 3582 8005 3583 8044
time... Mot... loc 0030z 256deg 17kt 3624 8032 3592 8029