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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index90°F (32°C)
Last update 20 Aug 10:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 93. Light southeast wind.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 93. Light southeast wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
11:42 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
11am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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