Powerful Fall Storm Impacting The Northeast; Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen Forms

A powerful storm will continue to deliver strong winds, locally heavy rain, and numerous coastal hazards from the Mid-Atlantic to New England today. These winds may down trees, power lines, and cause power outages. Also, Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen has formed in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Watches and Warnings are in effect from southeast Louisiana to northwest Florida. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed W 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 17 Oct 1:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Zionville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Zionville NC
 36.34°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3596 ft)
2:01 pm EDT Oct 17, 2019
2pm EDT Oct 17, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 23, 2019
 
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