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Current conditions at

North Wilkesboro, Wilkes County Airport (KUKF)

Lat: 36.22°NLon: 81.08°WElev: 1299ft.

Overcast

25°C

77°F

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 7 km/h
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 21°C (70°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index26°C (79°F)
Last update 26 Sep 1:05 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wilkesboro NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight.  Low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and midnight, then showers likely after midnight. Low around 18. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 26. North wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 8 km/h in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 10.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
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Point Forecast:
Wilkesboro NC
 36.14°N 81.17°W (Elev. 335 m)
11:30 am EDT Sep 26, 2016
1pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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