Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Pacific Northwest This Week

A series of strong storm systems will impact the Pacific Northwest this week. Heavy rain along coastal locations may produce localized flooding. Several additional feet of mountain snow is expected along the Cascades which will make travel hazardous. Over the Northeast U.S., a lingering area of low pressure will bring a chance for snow from the Great Lakes to northern New England into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

35°F

2°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed W 15 G 26 mph
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 26 Jan 4:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Minneapolis NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain and snow likely before 5pm, then a chance of snow.  Cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 35 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain likely, possibly mixed with snow, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. West northwest wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday
Rain and snow likely before 5pm, then a chance of snow. Cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Monday Night
A chance of rain and snow before 7pm, then a chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 35. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39.
Friday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 29. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Windy.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Minneapolis NC
 36.11°N 82.03°W (Elev. 5233 ft)
3:31 pm EST Jan 26, 2020
5pm EST Jan 26, 2020-6pm EST Feb 2, 2020
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database