Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

49°F

9°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed NW 13 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 18 Oct 11:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles ENE Buladean NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Patchy Frost

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy frost before 10am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy frost. Otherwise, clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Tuesday
Patchy frost before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light southwest wind.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. West northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Light south wind.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles ENE Buladean NC
 36.15°N 82.14°W (Elev. 4032 ft)
9:30 pm EDT Oct 18, 2021
11pm EDT Oct 18, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 25, 2021
 
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