Heavy rain expected across the Mid-Atlantic region and central Appalachians.

Heavy rainfall is possible over portions of the eastern United States today, with the highest risk across the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms are possible over portions of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed E 10 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 0.50 mi
Last update 29 Sep 4:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

Severe T-storm Warning until September 29, 05:45pm
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Severe T-storm Warning
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    Severe T-storm Warning until September 29, 05:45pm

    NOW until
    5:45pm Thu

    Severe T-storm Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers before 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Light south wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
2:01 pm EDT Sep 29, 2016
4pm EDT Sep 29, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2016
 
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