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Strong winds in the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley

A developing storm system in the Upper Midwest will move through the Great Lakes into Canada on Monday. Winds will be gusty and strong around this system and extend from the Great Lakes to the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. The strongest winds will be around Lake Ontario and Lake Erie, with gusts up to 60 mph in parts of Michigan, Ohio and Upstate New York where High Wind Warnings are in effect.

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Durham County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Showers this evening...then showers and scattered thunderstorms after midnight. Not as cool with lows in the mid 50s. Temperature rising into the mid 60s after midnight. Southeast winds around 10 mph...becoming south after midnight. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
  • Monday Partly sunny. A chance of showers in the morning. Breezy and much warmer with highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 35 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 20 percent.
  • Monday Night Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the evening.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny. Much cooler with highs in the upper 50s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Cloudy. Rain likely after midnight. Lows in the upper 30s. Light and variable winds...becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Wednesday Rain in the morning...then rain with a chance of snow in the afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Much cooler with highs in the upper 30s. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
  • Wednesday Night Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Cold. Near steady temperature in the lower 30s.
  • Thanksgiving Day Partly sunny. Not as cool with highs around 50.
  • Thursday Night Through Saturday Night Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 30s. Highs in the lower 50s.
  • Sunday Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.