Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. 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 79%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 26 Jul 3:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

Heat Advisory July 26, 12:00pm until July 26, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: 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 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind around 6 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

    High: 96 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
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 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 105. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Saturday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
3:41 am EDT Jul 26, 2016
4am EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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