Cold Temperatures and Some Snow

A strong cold front and low pressure system will press from the Central U.S. through the East over the next couple of days. The impressive cold front will allow a cold air mass to settle in east of the Rockies and numerous record low temperatures are likely the next few days, especially Wednesday morning. A streak of snow is also expected from the central Plains to northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

43°F

6°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 9:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bakersville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersville NC
 36.01°N 82.16°W (Elev. 2480 ft)
6:02 pm EDT Apr 19, 2021
9pm EDT Apr 19, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 26, 2021
 
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