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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Exacerbate Ongoing Flooding; Cold and Wintry Continue Out West

A developing wave will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the Arklatex area to the Middle Mississippi Valley; and may produce tornadoes, damaging winds, and large hail; including potential for significant tornadoes and very large hail. Additional heavy rain will increase ongoing flooding. Heavy western mountain and Upper Midwest snow; and ice in the Northeast is also expected. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Mostly Cloudy

58°F

14°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 9:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Grassy Ridge Bald NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind around 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: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 4pm.  High near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 50.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 4pm. High near 59. West wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 38. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Breezy.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy.
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Point Forecast:
Grassy Ridge Bald NC
 36.12°N 82.06°W (Elev. 5098 ft)
8:48 pm EST Feb 23, 2018
10pm EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 2, 2018
 
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