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Storm system to bring potential for heavy rainfall, flooding, and severe thunderstorms

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms Sunday into Monday. The main threat areas include the Mid South, Southeast U.S, and the southern Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Light Rain

46°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 8 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 23 Apr 11:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Boomer NC

Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until April 24, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Mon

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers before 1pm, then rain, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 53. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers before 1pm, then rain, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 53. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 47. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday
Showers. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 58. Northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 51. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. North wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Boomer NC
 36.1°N 81.28°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
12:01 pm EDT Apr 23, 2017
12pm EDT Apr 23, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
 
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