Heavy Rain in the Northwest; Winter Weather from the Midwest to Northeast

Heavy rain in the Pacific Northwest will will force sharp rises on the rivers flowing off the Cascades where a Flood Watch has been issued. A storm will track across the Midwest to the Northeast through this weekend bringing a wintry mix over portions of the Midwest and Northeast. South of the storm track, heavy rain will fall from the Lower Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

40°F

4°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jan 11:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Crossnore NC

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 43. Light southeast wind.

    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain likely before 3am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am.  Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 31. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 41. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 37.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 43. Light southeast wind.
Tonight
Freezing rain likely before 3am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am. Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 31. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 41. East southeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
A chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 11pm and 4am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 11am and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Crossnore NC
 36.02°N 81.93°W (Elev. 3501 ft)
10:18 am EST Jan 23, 2020
11am EST Jan 23, 2020-6pm EST Jan 29, 2020
 
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