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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fog/Mist

52°F

11°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 24 Apr 4:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am

    NOW until
    8:00am Tue

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Low around 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 56. Northeast wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 56. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Low around 52. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 56. Northeast wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 56. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.9°N 79.05°W (Elev. 499 ft)
4:40 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
5am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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