Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fog/Mist

58°F

14°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Boone NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind around 6 mph.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Boone NC
 36.25°N 81.71°W (Elev. 4278 ft)
10:00 pm EDT Oct 23, 2020
12am EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2020
 
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