Severe Weather and Heavy Rainfall Potential for the East; Active Weather Continues for the West

Strong Pacific storm will continue to bring heavy precipitation and strong winds across the western U.S. today. Across the east, the chance for strong to severe thunderstorms later today as low pressure tracks eastward. This system could redevelop into a coastal storm for the mid-Atlantic and Northeast corridors into Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

58°F

14°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Oct 9:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain, mainly after 2pm.  High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7pm and 11pm, then a chance of showers after 11pm. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Thursday
Rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.2°N 81.66°W (Elev. 3205 ft)
7:30 am EDT Oct 25, 2021
9am EDT Oct 25, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2021
 
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