Areas of Severe Weather and Flash Flooding

The threat for severe weather and flash flooding continues in several spots across the country. An enhanced risk of severe storms is likely from KS to TX, w/ very large hail and damaging winds being the main concern, while a slight severe threat covers the Mid-Atlantic. Excessive rainfall w/ flooding remains possible from the southern Appalachians into the Mid-Atlantic and over the central Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Mostly Cloudy

21°C

69°F

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 18 Jun 9:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grassy Ridge Bald NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog after 1pm. High near 18. South southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 18 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 20 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  High near 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 29 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms and
    Breezy

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 13 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 19 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Patchy fog after 1pm. High near 18. South southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 3 and 4 cm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 20. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west southwest 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West southwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. High near 21. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 29 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 13. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19. Breezy.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 21.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Grassy Ridge Bald NC
 36.09°N 82.06°W (Elev. 1540 m)
6:25 am EDT Jun 18, 2019
9am EDT Jun 18, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 24, 2019
 
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