Severe Storms Across the Center of the CONUS; Heat Across Southern U.S.

Scattered severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are expected across a portion of the central states through tonight. A few tornadoes, significant damaging winds, very large hail, and flash flooding are possible. The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Partly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 25%
Wind Speed NW 12 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 May 2:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Montezuma NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 81.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 81.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Montezuma NC
 36.06°N 81.9°W (Elev. 3839 ft)
2:42 pm EDT May 17, 2022
2pm EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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