Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 19 Jan 3:51 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 50. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. Northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 9. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 41.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Cloudy then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain between 7am and 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 50. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 39 by 5pm. Northwest wind 7 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Wind chill values as low as 9. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
3:04 am EST Jan 19, 2019
4am EST Jan 19, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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