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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Raleigh / Durham, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (KRDU)

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

A Few Clouds

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Aug 12:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light south wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
10:33 pm EDT Aug 20, 2017
1am EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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