Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

A Few Clouds

84°F

29°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 2 May 3:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then scattered showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 9pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then scattered showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
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)
3:54 pm EDT May 2, 2016
5pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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