A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System Producing Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A slow-moving and large storm system will produce widespread strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall with possible flooding from the Midwest and Ohio Valley to the Southern U.S. into late week. Record-breaking heat is possible in central California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.4 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 25 May 5:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NW Wake Forest NC

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 81. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 69. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 81. South wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 87.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NW Wake Forest NC
 36.01°N 78.59°W (Elev. 397 ft)
5:21 am EDT May 25, 2022
6am EDT May 25, 2022-6pm EDT May 31, 2022
 
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