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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 8:50 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Cricket NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 74. South wind 11 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. West wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 7 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers before 2am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 74. South wind 11 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 50. West wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 7 to 14 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Cricket NC
 36.14°N 81.22°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
7:01 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
9pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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