Juicy Pacific Storms; Cold and Wintry Weather Pattern in the Upper Midwest

Very wet storms will impact California and some surrounding states over the next several days. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding, and mud and debris flows on burn scars. Heavy snow will impact the western mountains, with blizzards in the California mountains. Meanwhile, a series of storms will bring snow, freezing rain, and bitter cold, especially, later this weekend, to the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

27°F

-3°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill19°F (-7°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Montezuma NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of snow and sleet before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and sleet between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Wintry Mix
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm.  Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west northwest after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of snow and sleet before 11am, then a slight chance of rain and sleet between 11am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 43. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 9pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 5 to 11 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow between 8am and 9am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 7pm, then showers, mainly after 7pm. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday
Rain showers likely before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of snow showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
Montezuma NC
 36.04°N 81.9°W (Elev. 3583 ft)
10:39 pm EST Jan 15, 2019
2am EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 22, 2019
 
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