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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 23 Apr 6:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 62. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 54. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before 8am.  High near 69. North wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. Low around 53. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 62. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 54. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before 8am. High near 69. North wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
4:11 pm EDT Apr 23, 2017
7pm EDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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