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Fire Weather Threats out West; Wintry Weather Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Middle Atlantic and Northeast, with heavier snow amounts in lake effect snow bands near the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair and Breezy

36°F

2°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed W 24 G 38 mph
Barometer 29.63 in
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 13 Dec 10:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

Wind Advisory until December 14, 07:00am
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Wind Advisory until December 14, 07:00am

    NOW until
    7:00am Thu

    Wind Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Windy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Isolated snow showers before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 32 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers and
    Windy then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 29 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated snow showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Windy, with a west northwest wind around 34 mph, with gusts as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Isolated snow showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Windy, with a west northwest wind 22 to 32 mph decreasing to 10 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Light and variable wind becoming west northwest 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. West northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers before 10am, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of rain showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain showers before 5am, then a chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow showers before 8am, then a chance of rain showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Windy.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Windy.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
9:31 pm EST Dec 13, 2017
11pm EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 20, 2017
 
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