Heavy Rain and Thunderstorms Expected in the Midwest

Showers and scattered thunderstorms are expected in the Central U.S., from Oklahoma up to the northern Great Lakes. The potential exists for 1 to 2 inches of rainfall, with the greatest amounts likely across northern Oklahoma and eastern Kansas. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe, with hail and damaging winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 26 Aug 4:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light east wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 82.

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming east 5 to 8 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Light east wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
4:00 pm EDT Aug 26, 2016
5pm EDT Aug 26, 2016-6pm EDT Sep 2, 2016
 
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