Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22° N Lon: 81.08° W Elev: 1299 ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 9:10 am EDT
Detailed forecast for

Wilkes County

Today
Mostly sunny this morning, then mostly cloudy with a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds around 5 mph, becoming southeast around 5 mph this afternoon. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy. Highs around 80. Southwest winds around 5 mph, increasing to south 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening, then clearing. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph.
Thursday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear in the evening, then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Friday And Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the mid 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Saturday And Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Highs around 60. Lows in the mid 40s.
Monday
Partly sunny. Highs around 60.



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632 AM EDT Tue Apr 16 2024
 
 

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