Explore Caldwell

 Caldwell County &

Lenoir, NC

 

A place to stop, catch your breath,

and enjoy all that nature and the

people it has inspired for 

generations have to offer.

 

Plan your visit today!

Visit explorecaldwell.com

 

NEED A

NEW MATTRESS?

OUR LABOR DAY

SAVINGS EVENT

IS HERE!

 

FREE BOXSPRINGS

WITH ANY

SERTA MATTRESS!!

 

PLUS 48 MONTH

INTEREST FREE

FINANCING 

 

Blackberry Creek

Mattress

828-963-5503

blackberrymattress.com

We Have Moved

Burnsville Chevy-Buick has

relocated to Spruce Pine

 

All 3 brands under one roof

- Same great Sales and Service

- Certified GM Sales,

Parts, & Service

 

Call, visit, or go online today

SPRUCEPINECHEVY.COM

 

828.765.4234

TURNING LEAF TREE SERVICE

Boone-Blowing Rock- Banner Elk

Emergency Tree Removal

Spikeless Tree Pruning

View Enhancement

 

 PRUNING NOW

Free Assessments - Fully Insured

828-719-8075

turningleaftreeservice.com

Idol's Tire Center

1032 E King St, Boone

since 1990

 

For 25 years setting the

High Country standard

for tires, brakes, timing

belts,minor-major car

repairs and much more...

 

Stop in today, we look 

forward to seeing you. 

 

1032 East King Street,

Boone 828-264-5414

 

Want to learn more about us?

CLICK HERE to visit

our website 

 


Forecast
Make Text Larger Make Text Smaller Switch Fonts Email This Page Click Here For A Printable Version
Media Sponsors
Current Conditions
Elk River East

Temp: 62.4°F
Printer Friendly View
Elk River East , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Friday, August 17, 2018 at 5:17PM

Increasingly Active

The transition to a more unsettled pattern got underway today as widely scattered thunderstorms developed this afternoon and early evening. They developed near the eastern escarpment, while the western half of the High Country missed out. But if it rained on your piece of real estate, it really rained. What's left heads east and fizzles out as the sun goes down. A front approaches from the northwest Saturday, doesn't quite get here, then retreats north Sunday. The front provides a better focus of showers and thundershowers this weekend with Saturday the wetter of the two.

It's Calendar time again! Through August 26, we are selling the 2019 Blue Ridge Parkway Calendar at the pre-publication price of $12. Order yours now at RaysMarketplace.Com. We will begin shipping them August 27 and they will begin appearing in stores around the same date.

The calendar contains over 50 photos from the RaysWeather.com Blue Ridge Parkway Photo Contest. But it includes much more--climate data, a Blue Ridge Parkway map detailing popular waterfalls, and even November/December 2018 calendar pages so you can begin using it soon.

Friday

Hi: 79 Lo: 64

Partly cloudy; Isolated evening thunderstorms; West wind 5-15 mph
Saturday

Hi: 75 Lo: 62

Mostly cloudy; Scattered showers & t-showers; Not as warm; SW wind 5-15 mph
Sunday

Hi: 76 Lo: 62

Mix of clouds & sunshine; Widely scattered afternoon showers and t-showers; SW wind 5-15 mph
Monday

Hi: 75 Lo: 61

More clouds than sun; Scattered PM showers and t-showers
Tuesday

Hi: 75 Lo: 59

Partly sunny; Scattered afternoon showers & t-showers

Further Out

Wednesday - Partly cloudy; Perhaps a leftover daytime shower; Cooler at night; High in the mid 70s; Low in the upper 50s
Thursday - Lots of sunshine; Very comfortable; High in the mid 70s; Low in the upper 50s

Forecast Discussion

This weekend, particularly Saturday afternoon is highlighted by increased shower coverage. It all began Friday as high pressure that provided a mostly dry string of days lost its muscle and moved east. Widely scattered afternoon and early evening showers and storms is the result (and some good ones at that).

Saturday and Sunday, a front approaches from the northwest, but doesn't quite make it here and essentially settles over Virginia. Saturday afternoon is the wetter of the two days. In fact showers likely continue through overnight hours bringing the bulk of this weekend's rain from Saturday afternoon to early Sunday morning.

Another front moves through Wednesday morning and this one has enough "umph" to make it past western NC. Monday and Tuesday remain unsettled ahead of the front and then we'll have a cooler and less muggy couple of days the middle to end of next week.

Announcements

Using information from RaysWeather.Com

First, all data and forecasts on RaysWeather.Com are the intellectual property of RaysWeather.com, Inc. Here is our usage policy regarding rebroadcast or redistribution of any information from our site...

"The reader is not permitted to reproduce, retransmit, redistribute any weather data, forecasts, analysis, image, or any other product from this site to any other person or entity, in any format by any means. All information, data, and images contained on any page of this site are copyrighted by RaysWeather.Com, Inc. (unless otherwise noted) and is the property of RaysWeather.Com, Inc. Information, data, and images from this site may not be archived or stored for future use. Exceptions to this condition of use may only be made by express, written permission of RaysWeather.Com." See our Terms and Conditions page.

In short, if you do not have a written agreement with us to do so, you do not have permission to republish any information found on this site. If you work for a media entity (TV, radio, website, newspaper, etc.) and wish to republish information from this site, please contact us at raysweather.com or call our offices at 828.264.2030.