Ice and Heavy Rain in the Southern States; Upcoming Arctic Blast for Northeast

The epic ice storm across the South and Mid-South will end today from west to east. A system tracking near the Gulf Coast will clear-out the frozen mess, while also producing heavy rain and perhaps a severe thunderstorm for the Gulf Coast states. Meanwhile, a glancing shot of arctic air will sweep through the Northeastern U.S. on Friday to produce very dangerous wind chills through Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Light Rain

37°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 2 Feb 7:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Hamptonville NC

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly between 8am and 9am.  Patchy fog before 3pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 1am.  Patchy fog before midnight.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 17. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 17 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 39. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 58.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly between 8am and 9am. Patchy fog before 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 1am. Patchy fog before midnight. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 42. North wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 17. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 39. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Hamptonville NC
 36.11°N 80.81°W (Elev. 997 ft)
6:30 am EST Feb 2, 2023
7am EST Feb 2, 2023-6pm EST Feb 8, 2023
 
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