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

Newland NC

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of freezing rain before 3am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am.  Low around 31. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Freezing Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 41. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation 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 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 35 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 43. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of freezing rain before 3am, then rain or freezing rain likely between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am. Low around 31. Southeast wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Friday
Rain before 7am, then showers, mainly after 7am. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 41. Southeast wind 8 to 15 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation 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 2am, then a slight chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before noon, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
Newland NC
 36.08°N 81.93°W (Elev. 3602 ft)
10:18 am EST Jan 23, 2020
11am EST Jan 23, 2020-6pm EST Jan 29, 2020
 
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