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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 May 7:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 9 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
7:02 pm EDT May 20, 2018
7pm EDT May 20, 2018-6pm EDT May 27, 2018
 
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