Sunday Brings Heat Relief For Some; Flash Flood Threat Along Cold Front

A cold front shifting across the Central Plains, Midwest, Great Lakes and Northeast on Sunday will bring some relief from the heat with cooler and drier air. Excessive heat holds Sunday roughly south of I-70. Heavy rain from thunderstorms along the front may bring flash flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

86°F

30°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SW 15 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index93°F (34°C)
Last update 21 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington NC

Heat Advisory until July 22, 06:00am
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Heat Advisory
  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 22, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Mon

    Heat Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  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

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94. Southwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 79. West wind around 8 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington NC
 36.1°N 79.44°W (Elev. 715 ft)
7:25 am EDT Jul 21, 2019
9am EDT Jul 21, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2019
 
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