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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Drizzle

61°F

16°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 17 G 37 mph
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 23 Oct 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before noon. High near 63. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 49.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 57.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before noon. High near 63. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 44 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. West wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. West northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West northwest wind around 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 53.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. 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)
10:35 am EDT Oct 23, 2017
11am EDT Oct 23, 2017-6pm EDT Oct 29, 2017
 
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