An Active Weather Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible on Wednesday in parts of the Ohio Valley, Upper Mississippi Valley and south-central Plains. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in the Ohio Valley. Meanwhile, a strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Finally, heat and record high temperatures are likely across the Southern U.S. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 May 6:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Elk Park NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south in the morning.
Tonight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 13 to 17 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Elk Park NC
 36.13°N 82°W (Elev. 5184 ft)
5:47 am EDT May 18, 2022
6am EDT May 18, 2022-6pm EDT May 24, 2022
 
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