Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 5:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the evening.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
5:49 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
6am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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