Major Winter Storm Impacting the Eastern U.S. Through Today

A major winter storm will continue heavy snow and strong winds today from the central Appalachians into Upstate New York and the higher elevations of New England with dangerous travel, power outages, and coastal flooding. Strong winds are expected behind the storm as far south as Georgia which could lead to additional power outages and tree damage, especially in areas with significant ice. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Windy

-6°C

22°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed W 43 G 65 km/h
Barometer 29.68 in
Dewpoint -8°C (18°F)
Visibility NA
Wind Chill-15°C (5°F)
Last update 17 Jan 6:10 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles S Deep Gap NC

Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 10:00pm
High Wind Warning until January 17, 10:00pm
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    Winter Weather Advisory until January 17, 10:00pm
    High Wind Warning until January 17, 10:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 14 to 24 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Scattered
    Flurries and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: -8 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 4. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 7. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 1. Southwest wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    Low: 1 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 4 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -8 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near -2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: -2 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered flurries before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around -8. Blustery, with a west wind 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 14 to 24 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 4. West wind 8 to 11 km/h.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -3. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 7. South wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Wednesday Night
Rain, mainly after 11pm. Low around 1. Southwest wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 9am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 4. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Friday
A chance of snow showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near -2. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -10. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 0.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -8.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 3.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 1.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles S Deep Gap NC
 36.16°N 81.53°W (Elev. 630 m)
6:01 pm EST Jan 17, 2022
6pm EST Jan 17, 2022-6pm EST Jan 24, 2022
 
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