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Severe Thunderstorms And Heavy Rain Expected From Ohio Valley To Interior Northeast

Scattered to numerous severe thunderstorms are expected from the Ohio Valley to western New England this afternoon and evening ahead of a strong cold front. Widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible, mainly over parts of New York into Pennsylvania. In addition, these storms may contain heavy rainfall that could lead to flash flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 22 Aug 5:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Aug 22, 2017
5pm EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2017
 
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