Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

50°F

10°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.51 in
Dewpoint 18°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 8:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Roaring Gap NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 59 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    Low: 42 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 34. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tuesday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 59. West wind 5 to 11 mph becoming south in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Roaring Gap NC
 36.41°N 80.99°W (Elev. 2858 ft)
8:01 pm EST Mar 8, 2021
8pm EST Mar 8, 2021-6pm EDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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