Unsettled West; Tranquil East

The theme this week is for active and unsettled weather in the Western U.S., as a few storms impact the region. One system will track from California to the central Plains over the next two days with heavy snow for the Wyoming terrain. A more significant storm is possible this weekend for the West, especially in California. Meanwhile, the East will be tranquil this week with mild temperatures. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

59°F

15°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Oct 2:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 65. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Blowing Rock NC
 36.11°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3406 ft)
10:31 am EDT Oct 18, 2021
2pm EDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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