Tracking a Strong Cold Front Crossing the Central to Eastern States into the Weekend

A strong cold front will cross the Rockies today, Midwest Friday, Great Lakes to Mississippi Valley Saturday, then East Coast on Sunday with areas of showers and thunderstorms. Cold high pressure in the wake of the front will bring areas of gusty winds and snow to the Rockies and Plains today into Saturday. Severe thunderstorms will be possible Saturday from east Texas into the Mid to Deep South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 22%
Wind Speed W 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 12°F (-11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 7 Dec 3:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Boone NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly after 1am.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers between 10pm and 11pm, then snow showers after 11pm.  Low around 25. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    then Snow
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 48. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 34. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36. South wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly after 1am. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday Night
Rain showers before 10pm, then rain and snow showers between 10pm and 11pm, then snow showers after 11pm. Low around 25. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 34. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Boone NC
 36.22°N 81.69°W (Elev. 3301 ft)
2:30 pm EST Dec 7, 2023
3pm EST Dec 7, 2023-6pm EST Dec 13, 2023
 
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