Heavy Snow Moving into the Great Lakes; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving weather system will continue to produce locally heavy snow across the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet through this weekend, with several rounds of rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Cascades and Sierra to the central Rockies. Back East, freezing rain will develop across the Appalachians tonight. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

37°F

3°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.68 in (1039.5 mb)
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill31°F (-1°C)
Last update 12 Dec 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Burlington NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 45. East wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain likely after 1am, mixing with rain after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 41. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 55.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 45. East wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Freezing rain likely after 1am, mixing with rain after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday
Rain. High near 41. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington NC
 36.1°N 79.44°W (Elev. 715 ft)
7:47 am EST Dec 12, 2019
10am EST Dec 12, 2019-6pm EST Dec 18, 2019
 
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