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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Overcast

17°C

63°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 23 May 9:45 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until May 24, 02:00am

    NOW until
    2:00am Wed

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 19 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 19. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 19. Northeast wind 5 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tonight
Rain likely before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 14. Northeast wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers likely between 2pm and 3pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 19. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. South wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. West wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
7:31 am EDT May 23, 2017
10am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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