Cold, Wintry Blast to Impact the Eastern States; Air Quality Issues Continue in the Northwest

The Arctic Storm that has impacted the Central U.S. will now move into the East with the potential for record cold temperatures, gusty winds, and widespread areas of snow or rain and snow mixed. Heavy lake effect snows will continue for some Great Lakes areas. Meanwhile, in the West, record warmth continues; and stagnant air remains entrenched in the Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Light Drizzle

46°F

8°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill43°F (6°C)
Last update 12 Nov 4:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Buffalo Cove NC

Winter Weather Advisory until November 13, 07:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until November 13, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Wed

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm.  Temperature falling to around 22 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow
    Showers

    High: 36 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 15 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 33. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers before 10am, then a chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm. Temperature falling to around 22 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 16 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Northwest wind 8 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 41.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Buffalo Cove NC
 36.14°N 81.56°W (Elev. 2943 ft)
4:01 am EST Nov 12, 2019
4am EST Nov 12, 2019-6pm EST Nov 18, 2019
 
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