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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair and Windy

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed W 36 G 51 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill7°F (-14°C)
Last update 15 Dec 8:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43. West wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC
 36.18°N 81.69°W (Elev. 3632 ft)
6:01 pm EST Dec 15, 2017
8pm EST Dec 15, 2017-6pm EST Dec 22, 2017
 
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