Severe Weather in the Southeast and Heavy Rain in the Northeast

Low pressure and a trailing cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. through this evening. Severe thunderstorms will be most common in the Southeast states where an Enhanced Risk exists over the Carolinas for a threat of damaging winds. Heavy rain will bring an elevated potential for flash flooding from the upper Ohio River Valley into northern Vermont where Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 15 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jun 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Sugar Mountain NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Breezy.
    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 11pm, then patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 21 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 18 to 24 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a chance of showers between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Sugar Mountain NC
 36.12°N 81.86°W (Elev. 4498 ft)
2:40 pm EDT Jun 20, 2019
7pm EDT Jun 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jun 27, 2019
 
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