Heavy Lake Effect Snow Downwind of Great Lakes

Moderate to heavy lake effect snow will impact areas downwind of the Lower Great Lakes through this afternoon. A storm is forecast to develop across the western Gulf of Mexico and track across Florida Monday into Tuesday with gusty winds, heavy rain, and thunderstorms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

37°F

3°C

Humidity 26%
Wind Speed W 10 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.80 in
Dewpoint 5°F (-15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill30°F (-1°C)
Last update 23 Jan 3:10 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Vilas NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries between 7pm and 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Scattered
    Flurries

    Low: 22 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 7 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 40 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 28 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of light rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Light Rain

    High: 41 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of light snow, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Light
    Snow

    Low: 18 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 12.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Scattered flurries between 7pm and 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 22. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 40. West wind around 7 mph.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 28. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of light rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of light snow, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of light snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Vilas NC
 36.28°N 81.85°W (Elev. 3031 ft)
2:31 pm EST Jan 23, 2022
3pm EST Jan 23, 2022-6pm EST Jan 29, 2022
 
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