Rain and Snow Winding Down in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Winter Storm in Alaska

The Atmospheric River event is beginning to wind down along the West Coast. However, lingering showers and mountain snow will remain throughout the day. In the southwest, dry conditions combined with gusty winds has led to critical fire weather concerns especially in west Texas and New Mexico. A potent system in Alaska has prompted Blizzard warnings across the Western and Northern Arctic Coast. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

A Few Clouds

56°F

13°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1024.9 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Feb 2:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Apex NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 63. Light south wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 63. Light south wind becoming southwest 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Apex NC
 35.75°N 78.85°W (Elev. 417 ft)
3:19 pm EST Feb 21, 2024
3pm EST Feb 21, 2024-6pm EST Feb 28, 2024
 
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