Remnants Of Bonnie To Bring Locally Heavy Rainfall, Rip Currents, And Rough Surf From The Carolina's To The Middle Atlantic

The remnants of what was once Tropical Storm Bonnie interacting with a cold front will bring widespread rainfall from the Carolina's and Middle Atlantic north into southern New England into Memorial Day. Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are expected. Dangerous rip currents, rough seas, and gusty winds will persist over coastal sections through midweek.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 30 May 1:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  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

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  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: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  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

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Memorial Day
Scattered showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
1:24 pm EDT May 30, 2016
2pm EDT May 30, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2016
 
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