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Increasing Risk for Flash and River Flooding Through the Weekend

A storm system will track across the central U.S. and set the stage for severe thunderstorms and widespread heavy rainfall through the weekend. There will be a threat for flash and river flooding for portions of the Southern Plains into the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Apr 10:36 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Areas of fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 62 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. South wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Areas of fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 74. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 11 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. South wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 1pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
10:41 am EDT Apr 28, 2017
10am EDT Apr 28, 2017-6pm EDT May 4, 2017
 
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