Stormy Western U.S.

An active and complex weather pattern is in store this weekend through next week, as multiple storms track from West Coast to East Coast. The activity starts today as a vigorous system moves through north-central California into the Intermountain West with rain, perhaps a few thunderstorms and heavy mountain snow. This system will move into the Upper Midwest tomorrow with a swath of heavy snow. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

37°F

3°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed W 18 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill27°F (-3°C)
Last update 22 Jan 7:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Banner Elk NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers before 1pm, then rain likely between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely after 2pm.  High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, mainly before 1am.  Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 19. West northwest wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 7 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. Calm wind becoming south southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers before 1pm, then rain likely between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely after 2pm. High near 49. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers, mainly before 1am. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 35.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Banner Elk NC
 36.17°N 81.89°W (Elev. 3921 ft)
6:18 pm EST Jan 22, 2021
7pm EST Jan 22, 2021-6pm EST Jan 29, 2021
 
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