Critical Fire Weather Conditions Across the West; Strong Cold Front Moves Over the Central U.S.

Dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions across a broad portion of the western U.S. and into the Plains. Elsewhere, a strong cold front will push across the central U.S. Showers and thunderstorms will be common ahead of the front, with a dramatic drop in temperatures and a return to below normal readings in its wake. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

64°F

18°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 7:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Zionville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then showers likely after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers.  High near 60. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers, mainly before 2am.  Low around 46. Northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers before midnight, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 3am, then showers likely after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 54. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 60. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers, mainly before 2am. Low around 46. Northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Zionville NC
 36.34°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3596 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Sep 27, 2020
7pm EDT Sep 27, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2020
 
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