Severe Weather Expected for the South on Tuesday; Winter Weather Conditions for the West, Central Plains, and Upper Mississippi River Valley

Severe weather is forecast across the middle and lower Mississippi Valley Tuesday afternoon where tornadoes and damaging winds are expected. A strong cold front will track across the Intermountain West accompanied by strong winds, heavy snow and elevated fire weather conditions for portions of the western High Plains with heavy snow likely for Upper Mississippi Valley Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

33°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Nov 11:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Banner Elk NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 38. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers
    Likely then
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 45. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Sunny and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. South southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly after 11pm. Low around 38. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 45. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph becoming west northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a northwest wind 22 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Banner Elk NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
10:31 pm EST Nov 28, 2022
12am EST Nov 29, 2022-6pm EST Dec 4, 2022
 
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