Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into the Mid-Atlantic; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy rainfall will continue through midweek from the lower Mississippi Valley to the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to critical fire weather threat continues across the Central Great Basin and the Central Rockies; and there is an elevated fire risk from southwestern Oregon to northern California. Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fog/Mist

60°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.33 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 24 Sep 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Zionville NC

  • Today

    Today: Patchy drizzle after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  High near 72. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely.  Low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy drizzle after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. High near 72. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then showers likely. Low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. High near 69. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Zionville NC
 36.34°N 81.73°W (Elev. 3596 ft)
10:01 am EDT Sep 24, 2018
11am EDT Sep 24, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 30, 2018
 
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