Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditions, Heavy Snow and Ice through Tonight

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and Northeast. To the south of the snow, a wintry mix including some ice accumulations, will impact portions of the northern Mid-Atlantic with slick travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Drizzle

37°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SW 13 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 18 Jan 4:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain.  High near 39. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 9pm.  Low around 27. Blustery, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Slight Chance
    Rain and
    Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain. High near 39. Southwest wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 9pm. Low around 27. Blustery, with a southwest wind 11 to 20 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 33. Windy, with a northwest wind 21 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 29. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
12:31 pm EST Jan 18, 2020
5pm EST Jan 18, 2020-6pm EST Jan 25, 2020
 
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