Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Partly Cloudy

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 9:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely, mainly before 2pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
Rain likely, mainly before 2pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.22°N 81.69°W (Elev. 3301 ft)
8:01 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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