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Winter storm conditions possible for parts of Central Plains on Saturday

Widespread precipitation, including heavy snow, will push farther east on Saturday east across the central and southern Rockies. Snow will extend from the Rockies into the central High Plains by late Saturday, spreading farther east on Sunday, with moderate to heavy snows and gusty winds expected across portions of South Dakota and Minnesota by the end of the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed W 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 20 Jan 4:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Banner Elk NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of freezing rain before 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Patchy fog between 10pm and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.

    Breezy.
    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of freezing rain before 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Patchy fog between 10pm and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Rain showers before 4am, then rain and snow showers likely. Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Blustery.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Banner Elk NC
 36.17°N 81.86°W (Elev. 3937 ft)
3:21 am EST Jan 20, 2018
4am EST Jan 20, 2018-6pm EST Jan 26, 2018
 
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