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Severe Thunderstorms Returning to The Plains; Chance of Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic too

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic, there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest are keeping fire danger high. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Raleigh / Durham, Raleigh-Durham International Airport (KRDU)

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

63°F

17°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 9:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wake Forest NC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Wake Forest NC
 35.98°N 78.51°W (Elev. 358 ft)
9:46 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
10am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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