Thunderstorms Along the Eastern Seaboard; Major Winter Storm to Impact the West

A line of thunderstorms will continue to push across the east coast Wednesday evening. A few of these storms may become strong to severe with the main threat being damaging winds. Meanwhile on the west coast, another significant winter storm is expected to begin late Wednesday and last through the weekend. Impacts include heavy mountain snow, heavy rain and gusty winds. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

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Extended Forecast for

Beech Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Mostly
    Cloudy and
    Breezy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, snow showers, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2pm, then rain.  High near 37. Southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Rain

    High: 37 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 35. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 8 to 13 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Breezy, with a south wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph after midnight.
Friday
Rain, snow showers, freezing rain, and sleet likely before 2pm, then rain. High near 37. Southeast wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 35. Breezy, with a southeast wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers, mainly between 7am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. East wind 7 to 9 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
Beech Mountain NC
 36.19°N 81.88°W (Elev. 4925 ft)
7:00 am EST Feb 29, 2024
7am EST Feb 29, 2024-6pm EST Mar 6, 2024
 
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