Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Drizzle

38°F

3°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 1:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NW Minneapolis NC

Flood Watch until February 24, 04:00am
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 24, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Sun

    Flood Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Areas of fog. Low around 40. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain before 11am, then showers likely, mainly between 11am and 3pm.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 48. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers.  Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am.  Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Windy.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 43.

    Sunny

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Areas of fog. Low around 40. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain before 11am, then showers likely, mainly between 11am and 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 48. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers. Low around 44. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 49. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 25 to 30 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Windy, with a northwest wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Windy.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers before 9am, then a chance of rain showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A slight chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NW Minneapolis NC
 36.11°N 82.03°W (Elev. 5233 ft)
11:37 pm EST Feb 22, 2019
2am EST Feb 23, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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