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 >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 3 mph
Barometer 30.38 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 5:40 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

North Wilkesboro NC

Flood Watch until February 24, 09:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 24, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Sun

    Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 39. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 4am, then showers after 4am.  Areas of fog before 4am. Low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, mainly before 10am.  High near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 48. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 39. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 42. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 4am, then showers after 4am. Areas of fog before 4am. Low around 39. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, mainly before 10am. High near 64. Breezy, with a west wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 33.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
North Wilkesboro NC
 36.18°N 81.13°W (Elev. 1201 ft)
4:01 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
5pm EST Feb 22, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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