Wet Pattern Continues From the Northwest To Rockies; Major Storm System To Develop On Thursday Across Southern Plains

A vigorous system will slide from the Northwest to the Rockies on Wednesday to keep intact the wet pattern across the extended region. Heavy to excessive rain, intense mountain snow and high winds are possible before the next system arrives on Friday. The same system will evolve into a major storm on Thursday across the southern Plains for a widespread rain event for the South and East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

30°F

-1°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 13°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 12 Dec 4:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

Winter Weather Advisory until December 12, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until December 12, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 30. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.
Thursday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain. High near 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then a chance of showers after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.2°N 81.66°W (Elev. 3205 ft)
4:31 am EST Dec 12, 2018
4am EST Dec 12, 2018-6pm EST Dec 18, 2018
 
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