Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. 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

69°F

21°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in (1014.6 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 2:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Durham NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southwest wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southwest wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Durham NC
 35.98°N 78.9°W (Elev. 377 ft)
3:46 pm EDT Apr 15, 2024
3am EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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