Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flooding Threats in the South

Organized severe thunderstorms capable of producing mainly large hail and perhaps damaging winds are expected across portions of Louisiana this afternoon with a second round further west tonight. Heavy thunderstorms may lead to flash flooding over portions of the northern Gulf Coast today through Saturday. Several inches of excessive rainfall are possible with Flash Flood Watches in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.12 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 13 Apr 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Roaring River NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light west wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 74 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light west wind.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Light northwest wind increasing to 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Roaring River NC
 36.21°N 80.99°W (Elev. 1089 ft)
3:01 pm EDT Apr 13, 2021
3pm EDT Apr 13, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 19, 2021
 
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