Significant Storm System To Bring A Plethora Of Impacts From The Desert Southwest To The Northeast U.S. Through Thursday

A developing storm system will bring heavy snow and strong winds from the Desert Southwest to the Four Corners Region and into the Plains through Tuesday. The threat for heavy snow, ice, and dangerous travel will expand across the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Dangerous travel likely. Heavy rain and flooding possible over the southern states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair and Windy

40°F

4°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed W 30 G 43 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill28°F (-2°C)
Last update 18 Feb 1:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 04:00pm until February 20, 06:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 7 to 17 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Partly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain, snow, and sleet before 11pm, then sleet between 11pm and 1am, then freezing rain after 1am.  Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Freezing rain before 9am, then rain.  High near 42. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain.  Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 43 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 7 to 17 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain, snow, and sleet before 11pm, then sleet between 11pm and 1am, then freezing rain after 1am. Low around 29. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Freezing rain before 9am, then rain. High near 42. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain. Low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 53. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.22°N 81.69°W (Elev. 3301 ft)
1:31 pm EST Feb 18, 2019
1pm EST Feb 18, 2019-6pm EST Feb 24, 2019
 
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