Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Burlington, Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 617ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.6 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 10:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Altamahaw-Ossipee NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely between 9am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Rain likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely between 9am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Altamahaw-Ossipee NC
 36.19°N 79.46°W (Elev. 699 ft)
11:01 pm EDT Apr 28, 2016
11pm EDT Apr 28, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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