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Severe Weather Continues Today Across the Eastern U.S.; Very Wet in Hawaii

Severe thunderstorms continue ahead of a cold front stretching from the Deep South to the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Damaging winds will be the greatest threat from these storms, although, isolated tornadoes will be possible. Storms may also produce large hail and flash flooding. In the Pacific, a strong trough is bringing very heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding to Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

64°F

18°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed S 12 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Mar 1:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  High near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    and Breezy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible.  Low around 27. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Windy.
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a northwest wind 31 to 36 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.

    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 37 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 32 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery.

    Mostly Clear
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. High near 63. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain showers before midnight, then a chance of rain and snow showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 27. Windy, with a west northwest wind 25 to 30 mph increasing to 34 to 39 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 37. Windy, with a northwest wind 31 to 36 mph decreasing to 21 to 26 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 55 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 32. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Blustery.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
1:01 pm EST Mar 1, 2017
2pm EST Mar 1, 2017-6pm EST Mar 7, 2017
 
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