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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Sep 1:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  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
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Northeast wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a northeast wind 9 to 14 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Labor Day
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
1:04 am EDT Sep 1, 2016
2am EDT Sep 1, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 7, 2016
 
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