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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Mostly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NA
Barometer 29.57 in (1000.9 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 3:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  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: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81. West wind around 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
3:38 pm EDT May 25, 2017
4pm EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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