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Lake Effect Snow Warnings are in effect for the Great Lakes with 2 to 3 feet storm total snow possible. Arctic Air extends across much of the U.S. with breezy winds and temperatures 15-35 degrees below normal in the Northern Plains. Out west, heavy mountain snow and some low elevation snow and freezing rain forecast as a warmer weather system interacts with the Arctic airmass. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed NW 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 8 Dec 7:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries between 10pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -1. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 14 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Freezing rain likely before 10am, then rain showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 48 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered flurries between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 15. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 38 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Wind chill values as low as -1. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 14. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the evening.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Freezing rain likely before 10am, then rain showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then a chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
7:00 pm EST Dec 8, 2016
7pm EST Dec 8, 2016-6pm EST Dec 15, 2016
 
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