Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

50°F

10°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed W 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 30 Mar 6:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Bakersville NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly after 9am.  High near 50. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. West northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. West northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly after 9am. High near 50. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 38. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersville NC
 36.01°N 82.16°W (Elev. 2480 ft)
4:02 am EDT Mar 30, 2020
6am EDT Mar 30, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 5, 2020
 
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