Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

25°C

77°F

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (78°F)
Last update 23 Jul 10:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 36 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 33 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 21. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 33. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
10:30 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
10pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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