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Severe Storms; Fire Danger; and Strong Pacific Storms

More strong storms on tap for the Pacific Northwest this weekend. Heavy rains could produce flooding and mudslides. Saturday, a cold front moving into the central U.S. will bring potential for severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes; and localized flooding potential. Dry winds in southwestern California will keep fire weather threats high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.40 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Oct 9:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 60. Southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 60. Southeast wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 50. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. 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)
7:30 pm EDT Oct 21, 2017
9pm EDT Oct 21, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2017
 
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