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Multi-day heavy rainfall and flooding event continues to unfold in the Central and Southern U.S.

Another day of heavy rain on Friday will further increase the risk of flash flooding and long-term flooding in the Southern Plains and the Lower/Mid-Mississippi and Ohio River Valleys. The NWS Weather Prediction Center has issued Moderate Risks for excessive rainfall for parts of these regions on Friday and into the weekend. Some areas may see an additional 4-5 inches of rain over the next 3 days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Overcast

57°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.48 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 9:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of light rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 64. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle with a slight chance of light rain before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 10 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 64. Southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC
 36.17°N 81.64°W (Elev. 3704 ft)
9:32 am EST Feb 23, 2018
9am EST Feb 23, 2018-6pm EST Mar 1, 2018
 
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