Strong Cold Front Crossing Great Lakes and Northeast U.S.; Elevated Fire Weather in Southern California

A strong cold front will bring brisk to high winds across portions of the Great Lakes and the Northeast this weekend. Cold air arriving behind the front will trigger lake-effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes and accumulating snow over the higher terrain of the Northeast. Gusty offshore winds will maintain elevated fire weather conditions this weekend across coastal southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

7°C

44°F

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 1°C (34°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 31 Oct 6:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Valle Crucis NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 4 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 8am and 5pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 13. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 19 to 29 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 13 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 35 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: -4 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of snow showers before 9am.  Sunny, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Sunny

    High: 5 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Widespread frost after 2am.  Otherwise, clear, with a low around -1. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.

    Clear then
    Frost

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 12.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 2.

    Clear

    Low: 2 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 15.

    Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of rain after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 4. South wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 8am and 5pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 13. South wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming west 19 to 29 km/h. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery, with a northwest wind 35 to 39 km/h, with gusts as high as 65 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am. Sunny, with a high near 5. Northwest wind 18 to 23 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Widespread frost after 2am. Otherwise, clear, with a low around -1. West wind 11 to 13 km/h.
Tuesday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 12.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 2.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 15.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 7.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Valle Crucis NC
 36.21°N 81.77°W (Elev. 847 m)
5:01 pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
6pm EDT Oct 31, 2020-6pm EST Nov 7, 2020
 
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