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North Wilkesboro , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Sunday, March 26, 2017 at 6:26PM

A Few Evening Showers

Widely scattered showers will gradually taper off this evening. Areas of fog are expected later tonight and early Monday. By Monday afternoon the atmosphere will become unstable, sparking widely scattered showers and thundershowers. Showers last most of Monday night, lingering into Tuesday. Wednesday will be the warmest day of a warm week and it will be dry. A back door cold front cools things down some Thursday and Friday with increasing chances of rain.


Hi: 65 Lo: 52

Considerable clouds; Widely scattered evening showers; Patchy fog late tonight; Light south wind

Hi: 72 Lo: 52

Partly sunny & warm; Widely scattered PM & overnight showers & t-showers; SW wind 5-10 mph

Hi: 77 Lo: 51

Partly sunny; Perhaps a daytime shower; Warm; West wind 5-10 mph

Hi: 75 Lo: 50

Scattered clouds; Very nice & warm

Hi: 63 Lo: 49

More clouds arriving; Showers possible Thursday night; Not as warm

Further Out

Friday - Cloudy; A good chance of showers; A thundershower is possible; High near 60 degrees; Low near 50 degrees
Saturday - Becoming partly cloudy; Mild; High in the mid 60s; Low near 40 degrees

Forecast Discussion

Widely scattered showers will persist a ways into the evening hours. Later tonight, areas of fog and stratus will develop, especially in river valley locations.

After the fog burns off, Monday will be rather warm. With more humidity in the atmosphere, the ingredients will come together for afternoon showers and thundershowers. Most of the day will be good, but there will be some heavy downpours around. The showers last through Monday night. Tuesday will be less unstable, though a shower cannot be ruled out ahead of a cold front.

That cold front drops through early Wednesday. Actually, it won’t be cold at all at first, but we will dry out even as we experience mild afternoon temperatures. It will be a little cooler Wednesday night as cooler high pressure moves in.

A more intense low lifts to our North by next Friday. This may spread more abundant rainfall into the region, which will be enhanced as the moisture is lifted over a wedge of cooler air near the ground. We are not in a wet pattern right now, so we’ll see if the system actually ends up being as wet as it looks on today’s models. Cautious optimism is the word of the day.


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