Dangerous Heat and Humidity Over The East

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over much of the east over the next couple of days. Afternoon high temperatures are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. The dangerous heat wave will impact major I-95 cities from North Carolina to New York. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in (1016.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 25 Jul 12:56 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

Heat Advisory until July 25, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 25, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Heat Advisory

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
1:29 pm EDT Jul 25, 2016
1pm EDT Jul 25, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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