Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington, Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

89°F

32°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 24 Jul 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Altamahaw-Ossipee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 73 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 102. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 92. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Altamahaw-Ossipee NC
 36.19°N 79.46°W (Elev. 699 ft)
5:41 pm EDT Jul 24, 2016
8pm EDT Jul 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 31, 2016
 
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