Two Storms to Merge Over the Ohio Valley; Heavy Snow Forecast Midwest into Great Lakes

A storm moving across the northwest will continue mountain snow and gusty winds through Monday. Another storm over the central U.S. will bring heavy rain and thunderstorms to the Southeast states Monday. These two storms are forecast to merge over the Ohio Valley Tuesday with a band of heavy snow possible from the Midwest into the central Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2° N Lon: 81.65° W Elev: 3146 ft.




Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 24 Feb 7:35 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Watauga County

Cloudy. A chance of rain and snow this morning, then rain this afternoon. Little or no snow accumulation. Highs in the mid 40s. Light and variable winds, becoming south around 10 mph this afternoon. Chance of precipitation 80 percent.
Rain. Patchy fog. Lows in the upper 30s. Temperature rising into the lower 40s after midnight. South winds around 10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph. Chance of rain near 100 percent.
Partly sunny. A chance of rain in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the afternoon. Not as cool with highs in the upper 50s. Light and variable winds. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s. Light and variable winds.
Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the morning, then rain showers likely in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 50s. Temperature falling into the mid 40s in the afternoon. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the afternoon. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Rain showers and freezing rain likely in the evening. Mostly cloudy with a chance of snow showers. Little or no snow accumulation. Much cooler with lows in the mid 20s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent. Wind chill values as low as 10 above.
Sunny. Much cooler with highs in the mid 30s. Wind chill values as low as 10 above.
Thursday Night Through Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 20s. Highs in the mid 30s. Wind chill values as low as 5 above.
Sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Wind chill values as low as 5 above in the morning.

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631 AM EST Mon Feb 24 2020

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