Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.49 in (1032.8 mb)
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 7:51 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Durham NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 32. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Durham NC
 36°N 78.9°W (Elev. 400 ft)
5:58 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
8pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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