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Heat and Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories Stretch from CA to TX to the Southeast; Major Severe Weather Threat on Sunday Across the Central Plains

A ridge of high pressure will dominate the southern tier of the country and will produce Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings from CA to TX to the Southeast on Sunday. Meanwhile, a Major Severe weather threat will exist over the Central Plains, as a Moderate Risk is in effect for destructive winds, very large hail, a few tornadoes and locally heavy rainfall. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 35.89°NLon: 78.78°WElev: 394ft.

A Few Clouds

87°F

31°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1013.8 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 24 Jun 10:51 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Raleigh NC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 100. West wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Northeast wind 6 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 90.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Raleigh NC
 35.82°N 78.65°W (Elev. 262 ft)
10:32 am EDT Jun 24, 2018
10am EDT Jun 24, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 30, 2018
 
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