Heavy Mountain Snow across Portions of the Rockies and Intermountain West; Mainly Tranquil Weather for the East

A storm will move across the Intermountain West and Rockies through Tuesday. Heavy snow is forecast for the higher terrain with rain for lower elevations. Meanwhile, large area of high pressure for the East will keep the weather tranquil with moderating temperatures. Later this week, a more significant storm is possible for the West, especially for northern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Watauga County Hospital Heliport (KTNB)

Lat: 36.2°NLon: 81.65°WElev: 3146ft.

49°F

9°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.23 in
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 19 Oct 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Grandfather Mountain NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Light west southwest wind.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Light west southwest wind.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Grandfather Mountain NC
 36.1°N 81.81°W (Elev. 4541 ft)
9:30 pm EDT Oct 18, 2021
12am EDT Oct 19, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 24, 2021
 
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