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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington Regional Airport (KBRL)

Lat: 40.77°NLon: 91.13°WElev: 679ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

22°C

72°F

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed NW 20 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1019.1 mb (30.11 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Aug 6:52 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington IA

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am.  Low around 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 31. South wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Low around 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 27. West wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington IA
 40.8°N 91.12°W (Elev. 209 m)
4:00 am CDT Aug 21, 2017
7am CDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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