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Storms Continue to Pound the Western U.S.

Storms will continue to bring heavy rain, flooding and strong winds to California and many states across the west. Heavy rain will result in flooding for some areas, and heavy snow will be possible at high elevation locations. By mid-week, these storms may bring heavy snow to the northern Rockies and Intermountain west. Heavy rain and flooding will also impact the central Gulf Coast this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Partly Cloudy

54°F

12°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 21 Feb 4:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before 1am, then rain, mainly after 1am.  Low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Patchy fog after 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 55. South wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers before 1am, then rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Patchy fog after 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 55. Southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
4:01 pm EST Feb 21, 2017
4pm EST Feb 21, 2017-6pm EST Feb 27, 2017
 
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