Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

24°C

75°F

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 9 km/h
Barometer 1017.1 mb (30.05 in)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 14 Apr 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Elon NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming north in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 6 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 7 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 19 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Southwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 14 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 8 to 14 km/h.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 21. West wind 8 to 16 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 19.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Elon NC
 36.1°N 79.5°W (Elev. 234 m)
11:42 am EDT Apr 14, 2021
12pm EDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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