Tropical Depression Forecast to Impact the Southeast U.S. this Weekend; May Strengthen into a Tropical Storm

Tropical Depression Two is forecast to strengthen into a Tropical Storm on Saturday. This system will bring heavy rain and gusty winds to portions of the southeastern United States. Life-threatening surf and rip currents will bring danger to coastal waters this holiday weekend. Isolated flash flooding will be possible in portions of the Carolinas and Virginia on Saturday and Sunday.
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Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 28 May 6:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NW Boomer NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 76. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 76. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NW Boomer NC
 36.1°N 81.31°W (Elev. 1194 ft)
4:30 am EDT May 28, 2016
7am EDT May 28, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 3, 2016
 
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