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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

9°F

-13°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 17 G 28 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 2°F (-17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill-9°F (-23°C)
Last update 17 Jan 7:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 12:00pm
Wind Chill Advisory until January 18, 10:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
Wind Chill Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 12:00pm
    Wind Chill Advisory until January 18, 10:00am

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -11. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Windy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy then
    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. West wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered flurries before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -11. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Wind chill values as low as -9. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. West wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
6:01 pm EST Jan 17, 2018
7pm EST Jan 17, 2018-6pm EST Jan 24, 2018
 
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