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Storm system will bring rain, late-season snow to parts of the northern U.S.

A low pressure system moving across eastern Canada will bring rain and even late-season snow to parts of the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes on Tuesday. Light snow showers are forecast across northern Minnesota and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, while rain is expected across the Great Lakes and into northern New England.
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Partly Cloudy

47°F

8°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 41°F (5°C)
Last update on 21 Apr 10:35 am EDT

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°N Lon: 81.65°W Elev: 3146ft.

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Blacksburg, VA Local Forecast Office

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Becoming Sunny

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Clear

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. West wind 9 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 53. Northwest wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
Last Update: 10:00 am EDT Apr 21, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am EDT Apr 21, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 27, 2015
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