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Flash flooding threat continues from the Great Basin across the southern Plains

The wet pattern in place will continue from the Great Basin across the central and southern Rockies into the southern Plains into Wednesday. Ample monsoonal moisture with a frontal boundary in place will allow for shower and thunderstorm development with locally heavy rainfall at times. The heavier showers could lead to flash flooding in some areas, especially urban areas and burn scars.
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Current Conditions

Wilkes County

Zone Forecast

  • Today Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Light and variable winds.
  • Tonight Partly cloudy with a slight chance of showers in the evening...then mostly clear after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.
  • Thursday Mostly sunny. A slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs around 80. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 20 percent.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy. Showers likely...mainly after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Friday Showers likely with a slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Friday Night Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening...then a chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Saturday And Saturday Night Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 70 percent.
  • Sunday Through Tuesday Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.