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Severe Weather Continues Today Across the Eastern U.S.; Very Wet in Hawaii

Severe thunderstorms continue ahead of a cold front stretching from the Deep South to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Damaging winds will be the greatest threat from these storms, although, isolated tornadoes will be possible. Storms may also produce large hail and flash flooding. In the Pacific, a strong trough is bringing very heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding to Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Partly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 10 G 23 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 1:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Beech Mountain NC

Severe T-storm Watch until March 1, 05:00pm
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until March 1, 05:00pm

    NOW until
    5:00pm Wed

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 61. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Low around 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Windy.
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Breezy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Blustery.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 61. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers before 4am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Low around 23. Windy, with a northwest wind 22 to 27 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph decreasing to 16 to 21 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a west wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18. Blustery.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Beech Mountain NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
11:01 am EST Mar 1, 2017
1pm EST Mar 1, 2017-6pm EST Mar 7, 2017
 
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