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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NE 7 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Sep 7:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 9pm, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
5:34 am EDT Sep 25, 2016
8am EDT Sep 25, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2016
 
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