Tobacco Road Marathon 2015 weather forecast

Sunday, March 15 – 7:00am  –  Cary, NC

Partly Cloudy, Breezy at Times

High: 65   Low: 50 

6AM 8AM 10AM NOON 2PM
50 53 58 61 63

Wednesday Update

Forecast Grade: B

Confidence Level: 80%

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A frontal boundary will shift off the east coast overnight into early Sunday morning. Conditions should be nice for the start of the race with partly cloudy skies and comfortable temperatures. Moving into the morning hours, there may be some breezy winds at times out of the northwest around 10 to 15 mph.

0Z GFS MSLP and 6hr Precip forecast for Sunday morning (Courtesy: COD Models)

0Z GFS MSLP and 6hr Precip forecast for Sunday morning (Courtesy: COD Models)

Temperatures look comfortable with lows around 50 degrees prior to the start and into the lower 50s for the start itself. It should reach the mid 50s by 9am and the 60 degree mark by Noon. Highs should top out in the mid 60s.

Recommendations:

Shorts and a t-shirt will be good for the race. Good luck out there and don’t forget your body glide!