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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2° N Lon: 81.65° W Elev: 3146 ft.

Light Snow

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 7°F (-14°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill-4°F (-20°C)
Last update 17 Jan 1:15 pm EST
Detailed forecast for

Mitchell County

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of snow. Brisk and much colder. Near steady temperatures around 13. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Wind chill values as low as 8 below.
Tonight
Partly cloudy and blustery, cold with lows around 8 above. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Wind chill values as low as 11 below.
Thursday
Sunny, blustery and not as cool with highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Wind chill values as low as 7 below in the morning.
Thursday Night
Clear, cold with lows around 19. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the evening.
Friday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 20s.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs around 50.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s.
Sunday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 50s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers. Lows around 40.
Monday
Showers likely. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of rain showers. A chance of snow showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.



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1255 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018
 
 

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