Snow and Ice Continue in the Northeast; Rain and Mountain Snow in the West

Significant winter impacts shift into the Northeast on Sunday. Heavy snow up to 2 feet will be possible across interior Northeastern areas. Southern New England may see ice accumulations up to a quarter of an inch. Strong gusty winds and bitter cold will follow the cold front passage. In the west, heavy mountain snow will impact the California, Inter-Mountain West, and Rocky mountains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Heavy Drizzle

45°F

7°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed S 7 G 18 mph
Barometer 29.47 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 0.25 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 20 Jan 12:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Whitetop VA

Winter Weather Advisory January 20, 07:00am until January 21, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of rain, snow, and sleet after 5am.  Patchy dense fog. Patchy dense freezing fog after 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy Dense
    Freezing Fog

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 7am, then snow showers likely after 7am.  Areas of blowing snow. Patchy freezing fog before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as -14. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.

    Snow Likely
    and Areas
    Blowing Snow

    High: 25 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then scattered flurries between 9pm and midnight.  Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 7. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Areas Blowing
    Snow

    Low: 7 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Sunny and
    Blustery then
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 36.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of snow after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Breezy.
    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Breezy.
    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain
    Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 3am, then snow after 3am.  Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain/Snow

    Low: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely before 4am, then a chance of rain and sleet between 4am and 5am, then a chance of rain, snow, and sleet after 5am. Patchy dense fog. Patchy dense freezing fog after 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 21. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph becoming west. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total nighttime snow and sleet accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Sunday
Snow likely before 7am, then snow showers likely after 7am. Areas of blowing snow. Patchy freezing fog before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 9 by 4pm. Wind chill values as low as -14. Windy, with a northwest wind 30 to 34 mph, with gusts as high as 60 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 2 to 4 inches possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 9pm, then scattered flurries between 9pm and midnight. Areas of blowing snow before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a steady temperature around 7. Wind chill values as low as -15. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 22. Wind chill values as low as -21. Blustery, with a northwest wind 13 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of snow before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow between 10am and 11am, then rain likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain before 9pm, then rain and snow between 9pm and 3am, then snow after 3am. Low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Whitetop VA
 36.66°N 81.55°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
12:00 am EST Jan 20, 2019
12am EST Jan 20, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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