The Triangle is under a level two threat for severe weather as strong storms mixed with high temperatures bring damaging winds, large hail and heavy rain .
Areas north of the Virginia border are under a level 3 risk for severe weather, and storms will begin there around 3 p.m.
The system moves southward, hitting Durham County around 5 p.m. and staying in central North Carolina until around 6 a.m. Wednesday.
But Wednesday has a 60 percent chance of rain, and by Thursday evening the Triangle could see more than half an inch of rain.
Severe Weather Expected Today For The Triangle Area was originally published on thelightnc.com