Snow across the North; Blizzard Conditions for Alaska and Big Island of Hawaii

Winter storms will impact the northern tier of the country, the State of Alaska and the higher summit of the Big Island in Hawaii this weekend with snow, wind and difficult traveling conditions. Later this weekend, the threat of thunderstorms return from eastern Texas to the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valley's. Meanwhile, dry weather for the southern High Plains for areas of critical fire weather. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

53°F

12°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 4 Dec 9:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Banner Elk NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly between 9am and 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow and freezing rain between 10pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of snow after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly before 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Light and variable wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. Southeast wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. South southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly between 9am and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. South southwest wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 10pm, then a slight chance of snow and freezing rain between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of snow after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow between 10pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly before 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Banner Elk NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
6:29 am EST Dec 4, 2021
9am EST Dec 4, 2021-6pm EST Dec 10, 2021
 
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