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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Thunderstorm Light Drizzle in Vicinity

66°F

19°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 9:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

North Wilkesboro NC

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light southwest wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
North Wilkesboro NC
 36.18°N 81.13°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
9:30 pm EDT May 28, 2015
11pm EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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