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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 24 May 3:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles SSE Raleigh NC

Flood Watch until May 25, 03:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until May 25, 03:00am

    NOW until
    3:00am Thu

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers, mainly before 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Low around 65. South wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers, mainly before 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 5am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Low around 65. South wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. 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 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 5 to 9 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 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles SSE Raleigh NC
 35.77°N 78.63°W (Elev. 299 ft)
3:49 am EDT May 24, 2017
4am EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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