Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditions, Heavy Snow and Ice through Tonight

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and Northeast. To the south of the snow, a wintry mix including some ice accumulations, will impact portions of the northern Mid-Atlantic with slick travel. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

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

32°F

0°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 17 G 29 mph
Barometer 30.29 in
Dewpoint 23°F (-5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill21°F (-6°C)
Last update 18 Jan 10:35 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Mitchell County

Today
Cloudy. A slight chance of rain late this morning, then rain this afternoon. Patchy fog this afternoon. Breezy with highs in the lower 40s. South winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of rain 80 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Rain, mainly in the evening. Patchy fog. Windy with lows in the mid 20s. West winds 15 to 25 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph after midnight. Chance of rain 90 percent.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and windy. Highs in the lower 30s. Northwest winds 20 to 25 mph with gusts up to 40 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Blustery, cold with lows around 16. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 40 mph, decreasing to 30 mph after midnight.
Martin Luther King Jr Day
Mostly sunny. Highs around 30. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy. Cold with lows 15 to 20.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 30s.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Cold with lows around 20.
Wednesday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Thursday
Partly sunny in the morning, then becoming mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening, then becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 30s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.



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1020 AM EST Sat Jan 18 2020
 
 

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