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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.64 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 9:25 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Cricket NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 68. West wind 5 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 53. West wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80. West wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 57. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Cricket NC
 36.14°N 81.22°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
7:01 am EDT May 25, 2017
9am EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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