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Severe weather possible across parts of Plains, Ohio Valley and mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Wednesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central and southern Plains, the Ohio Valley and the mid-Atlantic into New England. Damaging winds and large hail will be the main threats, with an isolated risk of tornadoes across parts of the central and southern Plains.
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Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Overcast

19°C

66°F

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 27 May 9:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

  • Today

    Scattered Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 28 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 29 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 5 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
7:01 am EDT May 27, 2015
11am EDT May 27, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2015
 
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