Early Season Heat; Late Season Snow

An early season heat wave will consume a good portion of the Eastern U.S. today through the weekend, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Ohio Valley. Numerous record high temperatures are likely and heat advisories are in effect for Boston, New York City and Philadelphia. A late season snow will impact the central Rockies and several inches of snow are possible in the Denver metro area. 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

86°F

30°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 14 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 20 May 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Raleigh NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  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

    High: 91 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. 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: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 100. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.7°W (Elev. 400 ft)
10:08 am EDT May 20, 2022
11am EDT May 20, 2022-6pm EDT May 26, 2022
 
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