Major Storm Arriving Into The Western U.S.

A major Pacific storm system will arrive into the Pacific Northwest and produce locally heavy rain, heavy mountain snow, gusty winds and a slew of marine hazards. This significant storm will dig down the West Coast over the weekend into the Southwestern U.S. For Saturday and Sunday, expect heavy to excessive rainfall along the California coast and widespread heavy mountain snow across the West. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Overcast

6°C

42°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 6°C (42°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 9 Dec 6:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Widespread fog, mainly between 2am and 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Fog

    Low: 4 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Widespread fog, mainly before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 5. West southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.

    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 5 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 3 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. West wind 10 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 5 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 2 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 7 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 4 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Widespread fog, mainly between 2am and 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 4. South southwest wind 11 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Widespread fog, mainly before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 5. West southwest wind 10 to 13 km/h.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 3. Southwest wind 14 to 16 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 5. West wind 10 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 2. Northwest wind 14 to 21 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 7.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 4.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
A chance of rain showers between 7am and 9am, then snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 2. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 3. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -4. Blustery.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near -3. Blustery.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 1371 m)
6:06 pm EST Dec 9, 2022
6pm EST Dec 9, 2022-6pm EST Dec 16, 2022
 
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