Two Storms Crossing the U.S. with Rain, Snow, Ice and Gusty Winds

A storm tracking from the southern Plains to the Northeast will bring areas of heavy snow and ice from Kansas into the Great Lakes and Mid-Atlantic today into Wednesday, and a risk for severe thunderstorms and flash flooding from the Arklatex into the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. A storm moving across the Southwest today and Tuesday will bring gusty winds and snowfall at unusually low elevations. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Jan 4:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Zionville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Areas of fog. Low around 46. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of rain, mainly before 10am.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 51. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain, snow, and sleet before 8pm, then snow and sleet between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm.  Low around 16. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    then Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 16 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery

    High: 23 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Areas of fog. Low around 46. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of rain, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 51. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38. West wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Rain, snow, and sleet before 8pm, then snow and sleet between 8pm and 10pm, then snow after 10pm. Low around 16. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Zionville NC
 36.34°N 81.7°W (Elev. 4003 ft)
2:31 pm EST Jan 25, 2021
4pm EST Jan 25, 2021-6pm EST Jan 31, 2021
 
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