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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 May 7:39 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bakersville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 66. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 51. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 66. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 51. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersville NC
 36.01°N 82.16°W (Elev. 2480 ft)
8:01 pm EDT May 23, 2017
8pm EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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