High Flood Risk For Saturated Tennessee Valley and South; Near-Blizzard Conditions Possible for the Plains and Upper Midwest This Weekend

A high risk for flash flooding near a stalled front will continue across the saturated Tennessee Valley and South today. Meanwhile, a storm system producing heavy mountain and rare low elevation snows will shift from the Southwest across the Plains this weekend, with near blizzard conditions. To the south, an outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected for the Mississippi Valley on Saturday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Drizzle

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 5:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Newland NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers.  Areas of fog. High near 45. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers.  Widespread fog, mainly after 1am. Low around 37. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 43. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely before 9am, then a slight chance of rain between 9am and 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. Areas of fog. High near 45. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. Widespread fog, mainly after 1am. Low around 37. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 45. South southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 43. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely before 9am, then a slight chance of rain between 9am and 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 14 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Blustery.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Newland NC
 36.08°N 81.93°W (Elev. 3602 ft)
3:17 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
5pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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