Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast will launch March 7, 2017.
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 1:56 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Durham NC

Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 10:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Dense Fog Advisory
  •  
    Dense Fog Advisory until January 22, 10:00am

    NOW until
    10:00am Sun

    Dense Fog Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Areas of dense fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 51. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Dense
    Fog

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Dense Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 51. East wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 40.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Areas of dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 51. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 61. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 51. East wind 7 to 13 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Durham NC
 35.98°N 78.9°W (Elev. 377 ft)
11:17 pm EST Jan 21, 2017
2am EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database