Inclement Weather Continues in the West; Fire Weather Threat in the High Plains

A strong frontal system will move through southern and central California this afternoon through Monday morning bringing high snowfall totals to the Sierra Nevada, and heavy rainfall which may cause flooding/flash flooding in southern California. There is a fire weather risk from the Southwest into the Central Plains. Critical fire weather conditions will impact parts of Colorado and New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

47°F

8°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 4 Apr 10:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Banner Elk NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 54. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Banner Elk NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
10:32 pm EDT Apr 4, 2020
11pm EDT Apr 4, 2020-6pm EDT Apr 11, 2020
 
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