Dangerous Ice Storm for Portions of the South

As arctic air continues to track across the Plains and Midwest as moisture is also returning across portions of the South. Periods of freezing rain and sleet will have significant impacts across Texas, mid-Mississippi Valley, Tennessee and Ohio Valley through the middle of this week. Meanwhile, dangerous cold temperatures will be felt across the Central and Northern Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Rain

51°F

11°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.15 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Jan 12:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Blowing Rock NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of rain before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5pm.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 10pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Blustery

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    and Breezy
    then Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 18.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 18 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of rain before 4pm, then a slight chance of rain after 5pm. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 50. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 10pm. Cloudy, with a low around 35. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 41. South wind 5 to 8 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow. Cloudy, with a low around 30. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Friday
A chance of snow before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 18.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Blowing Rock NC
 36.13°N 81.67°W (Elev. 3533 ft)
10:30 am EST Jan 31, 2023
12pm EST Jan 31, 2023-6pm EST Feb 6, 2023
 
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