Wintry Weather Across the Northern Tier of the U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in California

Wintry weather is expected from the Northern Plains to Upper Great Lakes with periods of snow and freezing rain. Another system will bring more snow to the Northern Rockies and Northern Plains Wednesday night into Thursday. Meanwhile, fire weather and air quality concerns persist for portions of the Western U.S., including California. Temperatures will run above normal over much of the East. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

49°F

9°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.32 in
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Oct 9:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Buffalo Cove NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 70. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Light and variable wind.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Light and variable wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Buffalo Cove NC
 36.14°N 81.56°W (Elev. 2943 ft)
7:31 am EDT Oct 20, 2020
10am EDT Oct 20, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 26, 2020
 
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