Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

18°C

65°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 20 Sep 10:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Deep Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 26. Light west wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 22 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Friday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 26. Light west wind becoming south 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Deep Gap NC
 36.16°N 81.53°W (Elev. 630 m)
8:01 pm EDT Sep 20, 2018
10pm EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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