Another Day with Flood Potential in the Central U.S, Fire Weather Threats in the West, and Heat in the South

Typical summer-time weather conditions have settled in across much of the U.S. with slow moving frontal systems producing heavy rain in the Central U.S. and high pressure producing excessive heat in the South. In the West, a frontal system is keeping winds gusty and producing elevated-to-critical fire weather conditions from the Central Great Basin to the Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 2 Jul 2:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grandfather Mountain NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 74. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Independence Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Grandfather Mountain NC
 36.1°N 81.81°W (Elev. 4541 ft)
1:05 am EDT Jul 2, 2020
2am EDT Jul 2, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 8, 2020
 
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