Zeta Heading Toward the Gulf Coast; Snow and Ice Across the Southern Rockies & High Plains

Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by late Wednesday. Meanwhile, areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will continue from the southern Rockies into the southern High Plains. Farther west, critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist over parts of California and the Southwest U.S. 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 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Oct 5:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cary NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south wind.

    Areas Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light south wind.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Cary NC
 35.79°N 78.79°W (Elev. 472 ft)
3:46 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 27, 2020-6pm EST Nov 3, 2020
 
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