Heavy Rainfall Threat The Next Few Days Across The Eastern U.S.

A strong cold front will gradually push through the Eastern U.S. over the next few days and will likely produce heavy rain and severe weather. The rainfall may become excessive and result in flash flooding. Flash flood watches are currently in effect from the coastal Carolinas to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Rain

62°F

17°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 21 Sep 8:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 11:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Heavy
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 45.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 60. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 64. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 44. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 7 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
7:31 pm EDT Sep 21, 2021
8pm EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2021
 
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