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Severe Thunderstorms and Excessive Rain Possible From the Central and Southern Plains into the South and From the Ohio Valley To Mid-Atlantic; Heat and Critical Fire Weather Builds in the Southwest Quad of the Country

Multiple locations of severe thunderstorms and locally intense excessive rain will be possible east of the Rockies. The two main corridors appear to be the Central High Plains through Southern Plains into the South and the other path is from the Ohio Valley into Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, excessive heat and critical fire weather threats will build throughout the weekend in CA and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.94 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Jun 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Banner Elk NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West southwest wind 13 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 5am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Banner Elk NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
9:21 pm EDT Jun 22, 2018
12am EDT Jun 23, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 28, 2018
 
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