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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fog/Mist

39°F

4°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 11:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy dense fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light southwest wind.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 47. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 59. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers.  Low around 43. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 47. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy dense fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Light southwest wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 47. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 59. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 43. South wind 7 to 9 mph becoming southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 47. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
10:30 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
11pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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