Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Rain

58°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 1 May 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
11:00 am EDT May 1, 2016
11am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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