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Significant Snowfall for Washington Cascades and Northern Rocky Mountains

A cold front will linger for several days from the Pacific Northwest to portions of the northern Plains early this week. Cold temperatures and copious moisture will combine to produce several feet of snow into the mountain passes, with up to 4 feet of snow down to 4000 feet in the northern Rockies. Travel through mountain passes will be very difficult. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Drizzle

36°F

2°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 17 Dec 8:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Banner Elk NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after midnight.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of rain before midnight, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after midnight. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 41. West northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Banner Elk NC
 36.17°N 81.86°W (Elev. 3937 ft)
6:22 pm EST Dec 17, 2017
8pm EST Dec 17, 2017-6pm EST Dec 24, 2017
 
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