Ian To Impact Florida With Multiple Hazards This Week

Ian is expected to track over the southeastern Gulf of Mexico today before beginning to approach the west coast of Florida on Wednesday. Numerous weather hazards are expected in Florida with Ian: Dangerous life-threatening storm surge along much of the Florida west coast, hurricane and tropical storm force winds, heavy rainfall and flash and urban flooding and finally tornadoes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 30%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.06 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 4:10 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Windy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. East northeast wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. East northeast wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Breezy.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
3:00 pm EDT Sep 27, 2022
4pm EDT Sep 27, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 4, 2022
 
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