Dangerous Heat and Humidity Continues Over the Midwest/ East; Severe Thunderstorms Upper Midwest Into Great Lakes

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through today from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts are forecast into tonight across portions of Iowa, Illinois and Wisconsin into Lower Michigan. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed SW 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Jul 3:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cary NC

Heat Advisory July 21, 06:00am until July 22, 06:00am
Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 06:00am
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Heat Advisory
Excessive Heat Warning
  •  
    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 75 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 99 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 107. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 76. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.
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Point Forecast:
Cary NC
 35.79°N 78.79°W (Elev. 472 ft)
3:42 pm EDT Jul 20, 2019
4pm EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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