Wintry Weather Across Wide Swaths of the Country; Heavy Rain in the Mid South

A developing storm will bring wintry conditions from the Midwest to the Mid-Atlantic, including into the National Capital Region; and heavy rain that may cause flash flooding across the Mid-South. In the West, another storm will slide south along the coast with low elevation snow, and 1 to 2 feet in the mountains. Heavy rain may also cause flash floods on the western Hawaiian Islands. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Snow

32°F

0°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.45 in
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 6:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersville NC

Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 04:00pm
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Winter Storm Warning
  •  
    Winter Storm Warning until February 20, 04:00pm

    NOW until
    4:00pm Wed

    Winter Storm Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain before 9pm, then rain or freezing rain between 9pm and 11pm, then freezing rain after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Freezing rain likely before 9am, then a chance of rain.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    High: 43 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 41. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Light west northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 50 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am.  Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain before 9pm, then rain or freezing rain between 9pm and 11pm, then freezing rain after 11pm. Patchy fog after 7pm. Low around 29. East southeast wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Freezing rain likely before 9am, then a chance of rain. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 6 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Areas of fog before 2am. Low around 41. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Light west northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Rain. High near 50. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain likely before 7am, then showers likely after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersville NC
 36.01°N 82.16°W (Elev. 2480 ft)
6:16 pm EST Feb 19, 2019
6pm EST Feb 19, 2019-6pm EST Feb 26, 2019
 
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