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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Fair

18°C

64°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 21 Aug 6:05 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 32. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Wednesday
Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. West wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
4:31 am EDT Aug 21, 2017
6am EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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