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Heavy Rain Expected in the Northeast; Strong Thunderstorms Possible in Texas

A slow-moving low pressure center will shift into the Northeast today, bringing heavy rain to some areas, especially coastal Maine. The rain combined with snowmelt has increased the threat for flooding in parts of New England. At the southern end of the front, isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Burlington Alamance Regional Airport (KBUY)

Lat: 36.05°NLon: 79.47°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 29.73 in (1006.2 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Burlington NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 57. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  High near 72. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 44.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 57. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. High near 72. West wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light west wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 44.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Burlington NC
 36.1°N 79.44°W (Elev. 715 ft)
3:43 pm EDT Apr 25, 2018
5pm EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 2, 2018
 
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