Snow and Ice Continue in the Northeast; Bitterly Cold Wind Chills; Rain and Mountain Snow in the West

Significant winter impacts shift into the Northeast. Heavy snow up to 2 feet will be possible across interior Northeastern areas. Southern New England may see ice accumulations up to a quarter of an inch. Strong gusty winds and bitter cold will follow the cold front passage. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact the California, Inter-Mountain West, and Rocky Mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Snow and Windy

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NW 37 G 44 mph
Barometer 29.57 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 1.25 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 20 Jan 8:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Newland NC

Wind Chill Advisory January 20, 04:00pm until January 21, 10:00am
Winter Weather Advisory until January 20, 07:00pm
High Wind Warning until January 21, 07:00am
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Wind Chill Advisory
Winter Weather Advisory
High Wind Warning
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 20, 07:00pm
    High Wind Warning until January 21, 07:00am

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    hazards in effect

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  • Today

    Today: Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 28 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 27 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 4 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -16. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of sleet after 11pm, mixing with rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Sleet then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Sleet

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 16 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -4. Windy, with a northwest wind 28 to 31 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 29 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 23. Wind chill values as low as -16. Northwest wind 13 to 18 mph decreasing to 7 to 12 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 34. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of sleet after 11pm, mixing with rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 8pm, then a chance of snow between 8pm and 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Newland NC
 36.11°N 81.95°W (Elev. 3796 ft)
6:05 am EST Jan 20, 2019
8am EST Jan 20, 2019-6pm EST Jan 26, 2019
 
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