Strong Winds Over Portions of the Rockies & Plains; Chilly for Much of the Eastern U.S.

Low pressure pushing eastward will generate strong winds over parts of the Rockies and Plains through Saturday with some light precipitation. Meanwhile, a much cooler air mass will overtake the eastern half of the country with frost and freeze concerns. Elevated fire weather conditions are expected for the Great Basin and parts of California, along with poor air quality in some locales. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

-1°C

30°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint -1°C (30°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 31 Oct 5:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 8 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Light Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers or drizzle before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 3pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 11 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers between midnight and 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Windy, with a northwest wind 45 to 48 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    Low: -5 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 34 to 39 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Clear then
    Frost

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 11.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 11 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 2.

    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 13.

    Sunny

    High: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 8. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.
Tonight
A chance of drizzle or light rain, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 3. Southeast wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers or drizzle before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 3pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 11. West wind 13 to 18 km/h increasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before midnight, then a slight chance of snow showers between midnight and 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Windy, with a northwest wind 45 to 48 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 4. Breezy, with a northwest wind 34 to 39 km/h decreasing to 21 to 26 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 65 km/h.
Monday Night
Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 11.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 13.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 4.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 14.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 16.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Boone, Watauga County Hospital Heliport NC
 36.18°N 81.66°W (Elev. 1069 m)
5:01 am EDT Oct 31, 2020
5am EDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm EST Nov 6, 2020
 
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