Southern U.S. Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Threat Sunday; Fire Weather in the West

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms may occur Sunday from parts of central and east Texas into the lower Mississippi Valley and Mid-South. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in the lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to critical fire weather conditions are forecast across parts of northern California and the Southwest again Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 9 May 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elon NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 10 to 15 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Elon NC
 36.1°N 79.5°W (Elev. 768 ft)
10:49 pm EDT May 8, 2021
1am EDT May 9, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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