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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

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 10 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 24 Apr 5:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Durham 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 likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    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 13 to 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 69. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °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 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. 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 13 to 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 69. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 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 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 91.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Durham NC
 36°N 78.9°W (Elev. 400 ft)
4:40 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
5am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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