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 >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 11:25 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Cricket NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind.  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
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Calm wind. 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 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Calm wind.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Cricket NC
 36.14°N 81.22°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
10:30 am EDT Sep 29, 2016
11am EDT Sep 29, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2016
 
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