Significant Winter Weather in the Southern and Eastern U.S.

A wintry mix is expected tonight from the Ohio Valley into the Mid-Atlantic and southern New England along a cold front. One or more waves of low pressure tracking east along this front will likely bring areas of heavy snow and significant ice from south Texas into the Carolinas Thursday night into Saturday morning. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Rain

41°F

5°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 14 mph
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 20 Jan 3:30 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Vilas NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Low around 34. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow between 8am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of snow before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of snow after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of snow before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow

    Low: 12 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 33.

    Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 33 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Low around 34. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely before 8am, then a chance of rain and snow between 8am and 1pm, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of snow before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. North wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of snow before 7am, then a chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind around 6 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of snow before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Tuesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Vilas NC
 36.26°N 81.85°W (Elev. 2598 ft)
3:31 am EST Jan 20, 2022
4am EST Jan 20, 2022-6pm EST Jan 26, 2022
 
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