Heavy Rain in the Southeast from Cold Front/Tropical Depression; Building Heat and Monsoon in the West

A cold front will shift across the southeast on Tuesday with a threat for flash flooding from slow moving thunderstorms while Tropical Depression 3 brings heavy rain to eastern Florida. Monsoonal moisture in the Southwest will bring a marginal threat for flash flooding to the Four Corners states. Excessive heat is forecast to return to southern Arizona and California this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Drizzle

66°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jul 2:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Banner Elk NC

Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 12:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until July 23, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Tue

    Flash Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. Low around 57. West southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely.  Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm. High near 60. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Scattered showers, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 57. West southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Occasional showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers likely. Patchy fog between 4pm and 5pm. High near 60. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Scattered showers, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. East northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Banner Elk NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
1:32 am EDT Jul 23, 2019
2am EDT Jul 23, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2019
 
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