Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

55°F

13°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed W 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 8 May 8:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Northwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.2°N 81.66°W (Elev. 3205 ft)
7:30 pm EDT May 8, 2021
8pm EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 15, 2021
 
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