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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 30 Apr 5:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Boomer NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 73. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 73. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Boomer NC
 36.1°N 81.28°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
2:01 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
5pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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