Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newland NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light west wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 65.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light west wind.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog between 9pm and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
Newland NC
 36.08°N 81.93°W (Elev. 3602 ft)
7:26 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
1am EDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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