Threat For Heavy Rainfall And Flash Flooding Continues From The Mid South To The Mid Atlantic; Critical Fire Weather Over The Western U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall and flooding from portions of the Mid South to the Ohio Valley and Mid Atlantic through midweek. Some areas could see locally significant flooding. Out west,very dry humidity combined with gusty winds will lead to a continued threat for critical fire weather and dry thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.23 in (1023.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 6:51 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chapel Hill NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Chapel Hill NC
 35.92°N 79.05°W (Elev. 404 ft)
6:57 pm EDT Sep 24, 2018
7pm EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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