Winter Storm Wanes in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

The significant winter storm that has impacted much of the West with heavy mountain snow, damaging winds, and blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada should wane today. Gusty winds and dry conditions will continue the threat for wildfires in the central/southern High Plains. Snow and a wintry mix will impact the Northern Plains into Minnesota. Thunderstorms are possible across parts of Florida. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Partly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1021.6 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Cary NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light east wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light northeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Light east wind.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Light northeast wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming north after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Cary NC
 35.79°N 78.85°W (Elev. 358 ft)
6:15 pm EST Mar 3, 2024
8pm EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EDT Mar 10, 2024
 
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