Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from the Southeast to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Another front will bring more unsettled weather to the region by Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Bristol / Johnson / Kingsport, Tri-City Regional Airport (KTRI)

Lat: 36.48°NLon: 82.4°WElev: 1519ft.

Mostly Cloudy

50°F

10°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.8 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 15 Dec 10:53 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NW Bald Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Areas of fog between 11am and 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Areas Fog

    High: 40 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 44.

    Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of rain before noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 1am, then rain and snow showers likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 34. South southwest wind 8 to 11 mph becoming west in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow before 9am, then a chance of rain. Areas of fog between 11am and 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. West northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain and snow showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NW Bald Mountain NC
 35.97°N 82.5°W (Elev. 4035 ft)
10:06 am EST Dec 15, 2018
11am EST Dec 15, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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