Severe Thunderstorm and Heavy Rain Threat Along the East Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes will shift across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast states today and tonight. Heavy rainfall and a risk of flash flooding is also present as tropical moisture streams north along the East Coast. The highest threat exists from the Carolinas into New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Thunderstorm Heavy Rain

57°F

14°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 13 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.49 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 19 Apr 4:25 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Creston NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain.  High near 63. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 46. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds and heavy rain. High near 63. South wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 46. South wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. West wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Creston NC
 36.44°N 81.66°W (Elev. 3081 ft)
4:31 pm EDT Apr 19, 2019
4pm EDT Apr 19, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2019
 
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