Dry and Hot for Final Round of 2014 US Open

By Courtney Spamer, Meteorologist
June 15, 2014; 9:00 PM ET
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Dry weather is expected again on Sunday for the final round of the 2014 U.S. Open in Pinehurst, N.C.

Some clouds will bubble up during the afternoon, but late in the afternoon and for the evening, thunderstorms will develop across the Southeast, while severe storms erupt in the Midwest and southern Plains Sunday.

Martin Kaymer, of Germany, hits from the fairway on the 14th hole during the third round of the U.S. Open golf tournament in Pinehurst, N.C., Saturday, June 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

AccuWeather.com Senior Meteorologist Matt Rinde stated, "A thunderstorm could pop up Sunday afternoon, but they will likely stay south of Pinehurst."

As they did on Saturday, temperatures will rise to near 90 degrees for the afternoon Sunday.

Hot and Humid for 2014 US Open
AccuWeather.com Forecast for Pinehurst, N.C.
AccuWeather's Regional Weather Radar for North Carolina

A brief shower moved through Thursday evening but for the most part, greens were dry. As AccuWeather.com Staff Writer Kevin Byrne reported, the course drains very well, keeping the greens firm.

Many dads will be tuning into coverage of the final round on Father's Day Sunday, but many others could be out and about, playing golf themselves. Check here for the national outdoor forecast this Father's Day.

AccuWeather.com Meteorologist Mike Doll contributed to the content of this story.


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