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Heavy Snow Moves into the Rockies; Northern Plains

A storm will move from the western U.S. into the Wasatch and northern Rockies. Heavy snow, gusty winds and difficult travel conditions are likely. The storm will move into the Northern Plains toward the end of the week, with possible blizzard conditions. Elsewhere, heavy rain is possible along the central Gulf Coast and Florida while record warmth spreads into the Ohio Valley and Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 2:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 44. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Patchy fog after 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 44. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Patchy fog after 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 54. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Blustery.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
6:31 pm EST Feb 21, 2017
2am EST Feb 22, 2017-6pm EST Feb 28, 2017
 
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