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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible from the Upper Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Storms will move from the Upper Great Lakes to the Ohio Valley/Lower Great Lakes into the northern Mid-Atlantic through the day. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in place for states in the Central Plains, the Southeast, and the Mid-Atlantic. Localized flash flooding may occur in the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 22 Jul 2:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

Excessive Heat Watch July 22, 07:00pm until July 23, 07:00pm
Excessive Heat Warning July 22, 11:00am until July 22, 07:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
Excessive Heat Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 110. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 110. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
1:16 am EDT Jul 22, 2017
3am EDT Jul 22, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2017
 
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