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Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Partly Cloudy

87°F

31°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed W 12 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.4 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Sep 12:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Raleigh NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
9:05 am EDT Sep 20, 2017
1pm EDT Sep 20, 2017-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2017
 
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