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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding Along the Central Gulf Coast

A slow moving front will provide the focus for heavy rain and local flooding from the Texas Gulf Coast to the Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama coasts today. The front will shift to the Florida Panhandle and Southeast Tuesday. Severe storms are possible in west Texas, while record warm temperatures spread across the west. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 22 May 5:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers likely.  High near 72. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers likely. High near 72. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Memorial Day
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
9:20 am EDT May 22, 2017
6pm EDT May 22, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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