Cold Front to Bring Cooling and Heavy Rain in the East; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A slow moving cold front will bring temperatures back to near normal early this week in the East. Strong to severe storms ahead of the front may produce damaging winds and heavy rain that could cause flash flooding. Strengthening high pressure in the West will produce surging monsoon moisture with potential for flash flooding. Heat may become excessive in the Desert Southwest this week. 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 and Breezy

96°F

36°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed SW 25 G 32 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index99°F (37°C)
Last update 22 Jul 1:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Garner NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 83. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 8 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
    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 83. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Low around 66. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Garner NC
 35.7°N 78.64°W (Elev. 299 ft)
1:08 pm EDT Jul 22, 2019
2pm EDT Jul 22, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 28, 2019
 
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