Western Heat Wave Continues; Watching the Gulf of Mexico

A dangerous heat wave will continue to bring record temperatures to much of the West through this week. A tropical disturbance in the southwest Gulf of Mexico will likely form into a tropical depression late this week over the central or northwestern Gulf of Mexico. Heavy rain could begin to impact portions of the northern Gulf Coast on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

65°F

18°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Jun 9:50 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Seven Devils NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 52. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 72. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 52. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Seven Devils NC
 36.16°N 81.78°W (Elev. 3579 ft)
10:00 am EDT Jun 16, 2021
10am EDT Jun 16, 2021-6pm EDT Jun 22, 2021
 
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