Arctic Front Slides Southward; Heavy Rainfall Potential Across the South and for Hawaii

An arctic front will slowly drift southward this weekend. This will focus snow, locally heavy, from the Intermountain West, Rockies, Plains, and Great Lakes and eventually into the Northeast. Dangerously cold wind chills behind this arctic front are forecast for most of the Plains this weekend. Moisture will increase across the Gulf Coast and the State of Hawaii where flooding concerns increase. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 28%
Wind Speed W 5 G 17 mph
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 28 Jan 3:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 43 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 38 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 11am, then showers likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 32 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, mainly before 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 37 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 33 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 43. Southwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely between 8pm and 1am, then rain likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 38. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. West wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of rain between 10am and 11am, then showers likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly before 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
2:32 pm EST Jan 28, 2023
3pm EST Jan 28, 2023-6pm EST Feb 4, 2023
 
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