Locally Heavy Showers Linger For Northeast, Unsettled Across Inter-mountain West/Upper Midwest, Very Warm From southern Plains to Upper Mississippi Valley

Locally heavy showers will continue across parts of the Northeast into the Mid-Atlantic, as a stubborn upper low is slow to depart. Snowmelt along with additional showers may worsen flooding over parts of northern New England. Elsewhere, a cold front will slice through the Inter-mountain West and Upper Midwest for locally heavy precipitation and some mountain snow; very warm ahead of this front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Drizzle

37°F

3°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 21 Apr 3:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Banner Elk NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of snow.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread fog, mainly before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Fog then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 50 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of snow. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Sunday
Widespread fog, mainly before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 50. Northwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind around 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Banner Elk NC
 36.17°N 81.89°W (Elev. 3921 ft)
4:05 am EDT Apr 21, 2019
4am EDT Apr 21, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 27, 2019
 
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