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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 1:57 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am.  Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between noon and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
1:01 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
2am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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