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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.51 in (998.9 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 25 May 5:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  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
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of sprinkles before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Sprinkles

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. 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: 67 °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 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers before noon, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between noon and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce small hail. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of sprinkles before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 57. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind around 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. 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 67. 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 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
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)
6:37 am EDT May 25, 2017
6am EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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