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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

56°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 24 Apr 7:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
Flood Warning until April 25, 01:15am
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Flood Watch
Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 25, 08:00am
    Flood Warning until April 25, 01:15am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 54. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 87.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 54. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 68. North wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. North wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
6:43 pm EDT Apr 24, 2017
8pm EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 1, 2017
 
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