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A Major Severe Weather Outbreak is Forecast Today and/or Tonight

A severe thunderstorm and tornado outbreak is expected today across north Florida and south Georgia, with the significant severe threat also expected to extend southward into central Florida and northeastward into South Carolina this evening. A few long-track, strong tornadoes will be possible. In the west, more heavy rain and mountain snow will occur into the early part of this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Overcast

55°F

13°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.59 in (1001.8 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 11:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 56. East wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 56. East wind 7 to 14 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
10:51 am EST Jan 22, 2017
12pm EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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