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7-Day Forecast for Latitude 35.72°N and Longitude 78.86°W (Elev. 413 ft) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Apex NC
Issued by: National Weather Service Raleigh, NC
Last Update: 12:47 pm EDT May 8, 2021
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny



    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear



    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny



    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds


    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny



    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy



    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny



    High: 67 °F



  • This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. East wind 5 to 13 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Sunday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 65. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Thursday: A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.



    Apex NC
     35.72°N 78.86°W (Elev. 413 ft)

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