Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow For the West Coast; Lake Effect Snow in the Great Lakes

A series of Pacific storms will deliver multiple rounds of heavy rain and mountain snow Wednesday into the Thanksgiving holiday weekend. There is an elevated concern for flash flooding, mudslides and debris flows near wildfire burn scars in California. A weak storm system will cross the Great Lakes Wednesday with accumulating Lake Effect snow. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill34°F (1°C)
Last update 21 Nov 12:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of rain after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then rain.  Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm.  High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 42. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thanksgiving Day
Sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25. South wind around 7 mph.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 1am, then rain. Low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain before 1pm, then showers likely after 1pm. High near 46. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Blustery.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
1:01 pm EST Nov 21, 2018
1pm EST Nov 21, 2018-6pm EST Nov 27, 2018
 
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