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Coastal storm will bring wind, rain, and wintry precipitation to the East Coast and New England this week

A strengthening storm system will move from the Southeast U.S. to off the Mid-Atlantic Coast by Monday evening. This storm will bring soaking rains and strong winds to much of the Eastern Seaboard through Tuesday. Interior sections of the Northeast could receive significant snow. Also, the prolonged period of strong onshore winds will result in coastal flooding for the Mid-Atlantic & New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Light Drizzle

8°C

46°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 13 km/h
Barometer 29.24 in
Dewpoint 8°C (46°F)
Visibility 11 km
Wind Chill6°C (42°F)
Last update 23 Jan 6:20 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 12. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 12 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers between 11pm and 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 3. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 19. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 13 to 18 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 6 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 12. Southeast wind 8 to 13 km/h becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers between 11pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 14. Northwest wind 13 to 18 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 3. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 19. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 13 to 18 km/h in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
4:31 am EST Jan 23, 2017
6am EST Jan 23, 2017-6pm EST Jan 29, 2017
 
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