Rain Continues in Texas; Chilly Temperatures from South Plains to Northeast

A persistent low pressure system and front along the Gulf Coast is producing persistent rain across much of Texas. Heavy rain, at times, in central Texas will exacerbate ongoing flooding. Meanwhile, cold fronts from Canada will continue to bring below to much below normal temperatures to much of the U.S., especially, in the Central and Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Oct 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

Freeze Watch October 21, 12:00am until October 21, 10:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Freeze Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 39.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 51. West wind 5 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 58. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 31. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.11°N 81.67°W (Elev. 2552 ft)
3:14 pm EDT Oct 19, 2018
6pm EDT Oct 19, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database