Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Strong Cold Front Moving Through Midwest Towards the East Coast

A strong cold front moving east across the Midwest will produce numerous impacts. Severe thunderstorms that develop ahead of the front may have damaging winds, marginally large hail, and brief tornadoes. In addition, heavy rain may produce localized flash flooding. Strong gusty winds are possible from Texas into the western Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy and Breezy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed SW 21 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.82 in (1009.6 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Nov 1:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 7am.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a south wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 16 to 21 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before 7am. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
1:18 pm EST Nov 18, 2017
2pm EST Nov 18, 2017-6pm EST Nov 24, 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