Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Western U.S., Inclement Weather Expected Over The East

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rain, strong winds, and rough surf to coastal locations from northern California to the Northwest U.S. into the weekend. Heavy snow will be likely across the Intermountain West. Over the Eastern U.S., low pressure will gather strength and move up the eastern seaboard through Saturday bringing ice, rain, and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NW 8 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.55 in
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 14 Dec 6:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Bakersville NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers.  Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Light south southeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 46. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 12 to 17 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 49. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Light south southeast wind.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
Bakersville NC
 36.01°N 82.16°W (Elev. 2480 ft)
6:26 am EST Dec 14, 2019
6am EST Dec 14, 2019-6pm EST Dec 20, 2019
 
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