Critical Fire Weather Concerns in the Plains; Powerful Storm in the West; Heavy Lake-Effect Snow Downwind of the Great Lakes

Very warm, dry air combined with winds gusting as high as 30 mph will support critical fire weather concerns across the central Plains through this afternoon. In the west, blizzard conditions in the mountains and heavy coastal rain will prevail through the weekend. Hazardous travel is anticipated. Lake-effect snow will develop over the upper parts of Michigan and southeast Lake Ontario today. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.49 in (1032.5 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 5:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Apex NC

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly after 2pm.  High near 53. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 47. East wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 53. Light east wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 47. East wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Apex NC
 35.72°N 78.86°W (Elev. 413 ft)
6:05 am EST Mar 1, 2024
6am EST Mar 1, 2024-6pm EST Mar 7, 2024
 
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