Moderate Probability of Delays Expected at Raliegh-Durham International (RDU) on June 30, 2020

Delays are expected at Raliegh-Durham International (RDU) today. All times on this page are displayed in local time for Raliegh-Durham International .

Risk Beginning Ending Details
Medium 4:00 AM on 6/30 3:00 PM on 6/30 More information
Medium 3:00 PM on 6/30 7:00 PM on 6/30 More information

Not the information you were looking for?

Medium Probability of Delays Between 4:00 AM on 6/30 AND 3:00 PM on 6/30

During this time period the airport expects to experience mist which will cause a medium likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 5.9 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Clear

Medium Probability of Delays Between 3:00 PM on 6/30 AND 7:00 PM on 6/30

During this time period the airport expects to experience thunderstorms which will cause a medium likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Thunderstorms are potentially deadly for aircraft, mainly because of the unpredictable and severe winds that are associated with these storms. That wind causes a significant risk to landing aircraft and so airports will typically close during thunderstorms.

Lightning can also cause a hazard to ground staff, so airports may decide to stop servicing aircraft on the ground during these storms and for a period of time after they have passed.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Thunderstorms

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 5.9 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Clear

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *