Vigorous System Impacting the Northwest; Large System To Affect East

A potent storm system is delivering heavy rainfall, strong winds, rough surf and beach erosion along the Pacific Northwest coast with mountain snow inland. Expect a couple more systems to arrive late week into the weekend. Meanwhile, another developing large scale system will deliver a heavy rain and renewed flood threat to much of the East late Wednesday through Friday, which may impact travel. 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

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1022.5 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Dec 7:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Cary NC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm, then showers after 1pm.  High near 61. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 55. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 1pm, then showers after 1pm. High near 61. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 55. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph becoming south after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Christmas Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Cary NC
 35.79°N 78.79°W (Elev. 472 ft)
4:20 am EST Dec 19, 2018
8am EST Dec 19, 2018-6pm EST Dec 25, 2018
 
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