Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed SE 7 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.71 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 8:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Grandfather Mountain NC

Wind Advisory until April 19, 12:00pm
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Wind Advisory
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    Wind Advisory until April 19, 12:00pm

    NOW until
    12:00pm Fri

    Wind Advisory

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog before 3pm, then patchy fog after 5pm. High near 57. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Areas of fog before 7pm, then areas of fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely.  Patchy fog between 7am and 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog before 3pm, then patchy fog after 5pm. High near 57. Breezy, with a south wind around 23 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
Rain showers likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Areas of fog before 7pm, then areas of fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 10am, then rain showers likely. Patchy fog between 7am and 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 40. South southwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 11am and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of rain and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Grandfather Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.81°W (Elev. 4455 ft)
6:09 am EDT Apr 19, 2019
9am EDT Apr 19, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2019
 
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