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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22° N Lon: 81.08° W Elev: 1299 ft.




Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 14°F (-10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill18°F (-8°C)
Last update 9 Dec 4:45 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Wilkes County

Partly cloudy late this evening...then clearing. Cooler with lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 19. Northwest winds around 10 mph in the evening...becoming light and variable.
Sunny. Highs around 40. Light and variable winds.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Light and variable winds.
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 40s.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain. Not as cool with lows in the lower 30s.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning...then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Not as cool with highs in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
A chance of snow in the morning. Partly sunny with a chance of rain. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Tuesday Night And Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the mid 30s. Highs around 50.
Wednesday Night And Thursday
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the lower 40s.

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1130 PM EST THU DEC 8 2016

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