Early Wintry Conditions for much of the Eastern 2/3rds of the U.S.; Warm and Stagnant Air in the West

Arctic air will bring snow, freezing rain, gusty winds, and some of the coldest temperatures of the season east of the Rockies early this week. Heavy snow with potential for freezing rain will be possible for a wide swath of New York. Lake effect snow will produce heavy snow downwind of the Great Lakes. Warm temperatures continue in the West along with air quality issues in the interior Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

50°F

10°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 11 Nov 9:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles E Zionville NC

Winter Weather Advisory November 12, 04:00am until November 13, 07:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Low around 25. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 25 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 14 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Snow Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of snow showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 8 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -4. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 25. West wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely, becoming all snow after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 14 by 5pm. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a northwest wind 17 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of snow showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Wind chill values as low as -4. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles E Zionville NC
 36.34°N 81.7°W (Elev. 4003 ft)
8:01 pm EST Nov 11, 2019
9pm EST Nov 11, 2019-6pm EST Nov 18, 2019
 
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