Widespread Wintry Weather Continues From the Central Rockies to the Northeast

A winter storm will track slowly from the Central Rockies to the Lower Mississippi River Valley by Monday before strengthening and shifting into the Northeast by Tuesday. Heavy snow will continue over the Central Rockies into Sunday. A swath of mixed wintry precipitation including snow and freezing rain will cause hazardous travel from the Central Plains into the Northeast Sunday and Monday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

35°F

2°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed W 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 14 Dec 10:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Buladean NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 3am.  Patchy fog after 4am. Patchy freezing fog before 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 7am. Patchy freezing fog between 7am and 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Patchy
    Freezing Fog
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers after 2am.  Low around 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain showers likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 3am. Patchy fog after 4am. Patchy freezing fog before 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 7am. Patchy freezing fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 44. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 2am, then showers after 2am. Low around 42. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain showers likely before 3pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Buladean NC
 36.08°N 82.18°W (Elev. 3780 ft)
10:56 pm EST Dec 14, 2019
11pm EST Dec 14, 2019-6pm EST Dec 21, 2019
 
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