Light Snow Across the Northeast Today; Winter Storm to Impact Western and Central U.S.

A coastal storm will bring light snow to the Northeast today. In the West, heavy accumulating snow is likely today in the Cascades and Sierra Nevada and is expected to spread into the Rockies. A widespread and significant winter storm is then expected to move into the Central Rockies and High Plains Thursday into Friday. Winter weather watches, warnings, and advisories have been issued. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

38°F

3°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed NW 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.93 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill29°F (-2°C)
Last update 8 Dec 5:30 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Vilas NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.

    Clear and
    Blustery then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Cloudy, then gradual clearing during the afternoon, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Clearing Late

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, mainly after 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 30.

    Clear

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 26. Blustery, with a northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 11 to 16 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.
Thursday
Cloudy, then gradual clearing during the afternoon, with a high near 41. West wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 36. South wind 9 to 11 mph becoming southwest after midnight.
Friday
A chance of showers, mainly after 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 30.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Vilas NC
 36.29°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3986 ft)
5:32 pm EST Dec 8, 2021
5pm EST Dec 8, 2021-6pm EST Dec 15, 2021
 
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