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High Winds Creating Critical Fire Weather Threats in California; Heavy Rains Along Gulf Coast

Strong to high winds are creating critical fire weather conditions across much of California, and explosive fire growth in Southern California. Wind gradients gradually weaken Sunday and through mid next week. Conversely, very wet conditions will develop this week as week along the Gulf Coast; and unsettled weather pattern to the north with snow from the Great Basin to the High Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Dec 9:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Cricket NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Calm wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 52. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west wind.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Cricket NC
 36.14°N 81.22°W (Elev. 1047 ft)
8:01 pm EST Dec 16, 2017
10pm EST Dec 16, 2017-6pm EST Dec 23, 2017
 
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