Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain and Heat in the Memorial Day Forecast

Strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with possible flash flooding are expected from Texas to the Upper Mississippi Valley on Memorial Day. Also, a soaking rain with flooding is expected across south-central Florida. Meanwhile, a week of record breaking heat is going to get started across California into the Southwest and Great Basin, as excessive heat warnings stretch across the region. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cary NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then isolated showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light east wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then isolated showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. East wind around 5 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light east wind.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Cary NC
 35.79°N 78.79°W (Elev. 472 ft)
9:06 pm EDT May 24, 2020
9pm EDT May 24, 2020-6pm EDT May 31, 2020
 
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