Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 23 Aug 11:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Love Valley NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  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

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and midnight.  Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 68. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7pm and midnight. Patchy fog after 10pm. Low around 68. Light and variable wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind around 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. East northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Love Valley NC
 36.01°N 80.99°W (Elev. 1503 ft)
10:38 am EDT Aug 23, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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