Severe Thunderstorm and Flash Flood Risk Continues for the Central/Southern Plains; Heat Wave Continues in the East

A Moderate Risk of severe thunderstorms is in place tonight for the threat of widespread, damaging thunderstorm wind gusts, large hail, and a few tornadoes across the southern and central High Plains. A Moderate Risk for excessive rainfall continues from the northern Texas Panhandle into southeast Nebraska. In the Southeast, record high temperatures remain possible into the mid-week period. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 9:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grandfather Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. West northwest wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. West northwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Grandfather Mountain NC
 36.1°N 81.84°W (Elev. 4432 ft)
7:21 pm EDT May 26, 2019
9pm EDT May 26, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2019
 
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