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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington, Burlington Regional Airport (KBRL)

Lat: 40.77°NLon: 91.13°WElev: 696ft.

Light Rain and Windy

43°F

6°C

Humidity NA
Wind Speed NE 26 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.7 mb)
Dewpoint N/A
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 29 Apr 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Steady temperature around 45. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Temperature rising to around 48 by 3am. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 65. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Steady temperature around 45. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Temperature rising to around 48 by 3am. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 65. Northeast wind around 15 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Breezy. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington IA
 40.8°N 91.12°W (Elev. 686 ft)
4:01 pm CDT Apr 29, 2017
5pm CDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm CDT May 6, 2017
 
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