Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains, Severe Weather in the southeast U.S.

A significant winter storm will bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions over portions of the northern Plains, primarily North Dakota through Tuesday. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot leading to dangerous travel conditions. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub zero wind chill readings. Over the southeast U.S, strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible on Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Rain

38°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 3:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 40. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before 1pm.  High near 45. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 40. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 45. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind 7 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Blowing Rock NC
 36.14°N 81.72°W (Elev. 3484 ft)
10:01 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
3am EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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