Bitter Cold Wind Chills Follow Departing Northeast Storm; Heavy Snow and High Winds in the West

Areas of heavy snow will linger across portions of New England and downwind of the Great Lakes into Monday. Bitter cold and gusty winds behind the departing storm are resulting in dangerous wind chill temperatures for much of the Northeast corner of the U.S. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact portions of Utah and Wyoming with high winds in the southwest Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

18°F

-8°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 0°F (-18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill4°F (-16°C)
Last update 21 Jan 1:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Valle Crucis NC

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Light southeast wind.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of freezing rain, mainly after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Freezing Rain

    Low: 28 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of freezing rain before 9am, then rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers between 9am and 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 25. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 9. Light and variable wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Light southeast wind.
Tuesday Night
A chance of freezing rain, mainly after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of freezing rain before 9am, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 47. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers between 9am and 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Valle Crucis NC
 36.21°N 81.77°W (Elev. 2779 ft)
10:30 am EST Jan 21, 2019
1pm EST Jan 21, 2019-6pm EST Jan 27, 2019
 
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