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Heavy Rain and Flood Threat Continues; Wintry Mix Extends from the Plains to the Northeast; and Snow in the West

Additional rainfall from the Southern Plains to the Ohio Valley will enhance the threat for additional flash flooding and main stem river flooding. Areas of accumulating snow and ice are expected across portions of the Central Plains to the Northeast. The Western U.S. will mainly be cold with the threat for heavy snow across parts of northern California, the Great Basin and the central Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Mostly Cloudy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.45 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Feb 1:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. South southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. West southwest wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. South southwest wind around 9 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
9:30 pm EST Feb 21, 2018
1am EST Feb 22, 2018-6pm EST Feb 28, 2018
 
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