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Wet and Windy Storm in the East; Warm and Pleasant in the West

A slow moving low pressure center will continue to produce heavy rain and gusty winds for the Middle Atlantic, and will move into the Northeast. Isolated severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and large hail for areas in northwestern Texas and southeastern Florida. Very warm temperatures continue across the west. Very warm temperatures spread into the central U.S. later this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Rain

52°F

11°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 29.85 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 25 Apr 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Banner Elk NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west northwest wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. West southwest wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Light west northwest wind.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Banner Elk NC
 36.17°N 81.86°W (Elev. 3937 ft)
9:57 pm EDT Apr 24, 2018
1am EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 1, 2018
 
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