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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 4 Sep 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

North Wilkesboro NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Labor Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
North Wilkesboro NC
 36.18°N 81.13°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
7:00 am EDT Sep 4, 2015
8am EDT Sep 4, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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