Grandfather Mountain weather
– Lat/Long: 36.12° N 81.86° W

Grandfather Mountain
Weather Forecast, United States

Issued: 6pm Mon 25 Jan Local Time
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Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Mon night giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoon. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed morning, severe gales from the NW by Wed night).

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 3mm) on Sat night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun morning, min -7°C on Thu afternoon). Mainly near gales.

Mon
25
Tuesday
26
Wednesday
27
Thursday
28
Friday
29
Saturday
30
Sun
31
PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
partially cloudy
rain showers
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
snow showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
rain showers
Wind km/h
65 WSW65
50 WSW50
65 W65
55 W55
45 W45
15 WSW15
20 SW20
70 NW70
60 NW60
50 NW50
45 NW45
40 NW40
30 WNW30
20 W20
25 W25
20 SW20
60 SW60
50 WSW50
some clouds rain shwrs clear clear some clouds some clouds snow shwrs snow shwrs some clouds clear clear clear clear clear some clouds cloudy light snow rain shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- 10 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 1
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - 8 5 - - - - - - - - 2 -
High °C
9 9 8 7 5 4 2 -4 -8 -6 -5 -4 -2 1 1 0 2 3
Low °C
8 8 8 6 4 3 -2 -9 -8 -7 -7 -6 -3 -2 1 -1 -1 3
Chill °C
4 4 2 1 -2 1 -3 -15 -20 -16 -15 -12 -9 -5 -4 -5 -6 -4
Freezing level m
3250 3550 3400 3300 3200 2500 2100 600 250 650 0 550 1200 1450 2350 1550 1650 2450
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
9987542-4-8-6-5-4-211023111313129970-4-3-40124358
Sunrise
- - 7:31 - - 7:31 - - 7:31 - - 7:30 - - 7:28 - - 7:28
Sunset
5:45 - - 5:46 - - 5:49 - - 5:50 - - 5:51 - - 5:52 - -

Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 0-3):

The weather forecast for Grandfather Mountain is: Moderate rain (total 10mm), heaviest on Mon night giving way to a moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Wed afternoonFreeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min -9°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Wed morning, severe gales from the NW by Wed night).

Grandfather Mountain Weather (Days 3-6):

A dusting of snow turning to light rain (total 3mm) on Sat nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 3°C on Sun morning, min -7°C on Thu afternoon)Mainly near gales.

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
Boone Watauga County Airport
21 km ENE
911m alt.
1 hour ago
3.5° C
clear
Thunderstorm -.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
11 km
Elizabethton
39 km WNW
486m alt.
1 hour ago
11° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
9
Light winds from the E
(9 kph at 90).
16 km
Low: overcast
Morganto / enoir Airport
40 km SSE
387m alt.
1 hour ago
6.5° C
cloudy
Fog dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
0 km
Mid: overcast
Jefferson Airport
53 km NE
969m alt.
1 hour ago
3.3° C
clear
Thunderstorm - in the vicinity.
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 270).
0 km
Mid: overcast
Hickory Airport
59 km SE
354m alt.
1 hour ago
5.6° C
clear
Mist -.
11
Light winds from the ENE
(11 kph at 60).
1 km

* 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.

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