Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West; Strong Cold Front Moves Over the Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions across a broad portion of the western U.S. and into the Plains. Elsewhere, a strong cold front will push across the central U.S. Showers and thunderstorms will be common ahead of the front, with a dramatic drop in temperatures and a return to below normal readings in its wake. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

65°F

18°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 3 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers.  High near 62. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly before midnight.  Low around 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 62. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly before midnight. Low around 46. Northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.2°N 81.66°W (Elev. 3205 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Sep 27, 2020
6pm EDT Sep 27, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2020
 
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