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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

42°F

6°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.42 in
Dewpoint 21°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 23 Mar 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm.  High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. South wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52. South southwest wind around 10 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. South southwest wind around 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. South wind 8 to 11 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Rain before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. High near 54. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7pm, then a chance of showers between 7pm and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then a chance of showers between 3pm and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.1°N 81.87°W (Elev. 4341 ft)
8:01 pm EDT Mar 23, 2017
8pm EDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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