Grandfather Mountain weather

Grandfather Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

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Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Mild with moderate rain (total 16mm) on Fri afternoon, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri morning, min -3°C on Sat afternoon). Winds increasing (moderate winds from the S on Fri night, severe gales from the WNW by Sat night).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Mon night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed morning). Winds increasing (strong winds from the SW on Sun night, severe gales from the SW by Mon night).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
rain showers
light rain
moderate rain
light snow
light snow
snow showers
snow showers
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
moderate rain
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
Wind km/h
50 SSW50
35 S35
35 SSE35
30 SW30
50 WNW50
65 WNW65
70 WNW70
45 WNW45
35 W35
50 WSW50
65 SW65
65 SW65
65 SW65
50 W50
50 WNW50
60 WNW60
65 WNW65
65 NW65
rain shwrs light rain mod. rain light snow light snow snow shwrs snow shwrs clear clear clear some clouds some clouds mod. rain some clouds some clouds some clouds clear clear
Rain
Rain mm
4 1 9 2 - - - - - - - - 6 - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - 3 2 1 1 - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
3 4 4 4 0 -3 -2 -1 2 7 7 8 8 1 -4 -7 -11 -10
Low °C
1 4 4 1 -1 -3 -3 -2 1 4 7 7 3 -1 -6 -11 -12 -10
Chill °C
-4 -2 -2 -1 -8 -13 -12 -8 -4 1 1 2 2 -7 -14 -18 -24 -23
Freezing level m
2550 2700 2800 2650 1850 1300 1200 1150 2050 3150 3550 3650 3200 3100 900 350 0 0
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
34440-3-2-1277881-4-7-11-1057785224581111124-1-4-7-7
Sunrise
- 7:28 - - 7:30 - - 7:30 - - 7:31 - - 7:31 - - 7:31 -
Sunset
- - 5:13 - - 5:13 - - 5:14 - - 5:14 - - 5:14 - - 5:15

Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grandfather Mountain is: Mild with moderate rain (total 16mm) on Fri afternoon, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Fri nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri morning, min -3°C on Sat afternoon)Winds increasing (moderate winds from the S on Fri night, severe gales from the WNW by Sat night).

Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 6mm), mostly falling on Mon nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Mon afternoon, min -12°C on Wed morning)Winds increasing (strong winds from the SW on Sun night, severe gales from the SW by Mon night).

This table gives the weather forecast for Grandfather Mountain at the specific elevation of 1818 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Grandfather Mountain. To see the weather forecasts for the other elevations, use the tab navigation above the table. For a wider overview of the weather, consult the Weather Map of North-Carolina.

Live conditions reported by 5 closest weather stations

Weather StationTemp.WeatherWind
Cloud
Visibility
Cloud / Visibility
Beech Mountain
8 km N
1557m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
10
Light winds from the S
(10 kph at 171).
Beech Mountain
8 km NW
1648m alt.
2 hours ago
2° C
-
Wind obs. (6 kph from 190 degs) was rejected
.
Beech Mountain
9 km NW
1417m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
Wind obs. (24 kph from 87 degs) was rejected
.
Banner Elk
10 km N
1496m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
35
Fresh winds from the SE
(35 kph at 130).
Blowing Rock
10 km E
1097m alt.
2 hours ago
3° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 242).

* NOTE: not all weather observatories update at the same frequency which is the reason why some locations may show data from stations that are further away than known closer ones. We also include passing Ship data if it is recorded close to Grandfather Mountain and within an acceptable time window.

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