Scattered Thunderstorms Across the Eastern U.S. Today; Risk for Some Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding

A cold front moving through the eastern U.S. will bring thunderstorms and heavy rainfall to that part of the country today, with localized flash flooding possible from the Northeast to the Deep South. Severe thunderstorms are possible across the Northeast and northern Mid-Atlantic. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 7:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 65. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight.  Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely before 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11am and 3pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 65. Southeast wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then rain, mainly after midnight. Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.15°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3501 ft)
7:01 am EDT Sep 26, 2018
7am EDT Sep 26, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2018
 
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