Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots, While Severe Storms With Torrential Rainfall Will Threaten The Northeast into Mid-Atlantic Region

More summer heat is expected for parts of the West, South and Northeast before focusing over the southern Plains later this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket each region. A strong cold front will clash with a hot, very moist air mass for afternoon/evening severe storms w/ high winds and intense rainfall from the Northeast to Mid-Atl. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jul 9:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers, mainly before 1am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Scattered showers, mainly before 1am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 7 mph becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
7:26 pm EDT Jul 17, 2018
9pm EDT Jul 17, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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