Critical Fire Weather Conditions For Parts of the West & Plains; Strong Cold Front Over Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will continue to bring critical fire weather conditions to portions of the Plains and Western U.S. Meanwhile, a cold front will gradually advance eastward over the central and eastern states. Showers and thunderstorms - some locally heavy - are likely ahead of the front. Much cooler and below normal temperatures are expected behind the front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

65°F

18°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Sep 8:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Valle Crucis NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly after 11pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly after 7am.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly after 11pm. Cloudy, with a low around 56. South wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly after 7am. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 61. Calm wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 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 likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47. West wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Valle Crucis NC
 36.21°N 81.77°W (Elev. 2779 ft)
7:30 pm EDT Sep 28, 2020
8pm EDT Sep 28, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2020
 
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