Lake Effect Snow Along Eastern Great Lakes; Critical Fire Weather in Texas

As a potent winter storm moves off the coast of New England, heavy snow will be possible in its wake downwind of the eastern Great Lakes through Monday night and into Tuesday. A quick-hitting winter storm will bring strong winds and snow to the northern Plains and Upper Great Lakes Tuesday. Strong winds and dry conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions in the southern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Snow

22°F

-6°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed NW 15 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.82 in
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 2.00 mi
Wind Chill9°F (-13°C)
Last update 18 Jan 12:10 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSW Flat Springs NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am.  Areas of blowing snow before 2am. Areas of fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 17 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light south southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 5am, then rain and snow.  Low around 29. South wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Snow, possibly mixed with rain before 9am, then a chance of snow.  High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 34 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of snow after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 26 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly after 5am. Areas of blowing snow before 2am. Areas of fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 39. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light south southeast wind.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 5am, then rain and snow. Low around 29. South wind around 6 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Thursday
Snow, possibly mixed with rain before 9am, then a chance of snow. High near 34. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of snow before 10pm, then a chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of snow before 8am, then a chance of snow after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSW Flat Springs NC
 36.22°N 81.94°W (Elev. 3173 ft)
12:25 am EST Jan 18, 2022
12am EST Jan 18, 2022-6pm EST Jan 23, 2022
 
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