Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Chapel Hill, Williams Airport (KIGX)

Lat: 35.93°NLon: 79.06°WElev: 509ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 24 Jul 3:56 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Durham NC

Heat Advisory July 24, 12:00pm until July 24, 08:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 101. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. 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. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Durham NC
 36°N 78.9°W (Elev. 400 ft)
3:40 am EDT Jul 24, 2016
4am EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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