Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina)
Weather Forecast, United States

 

Days 0-3 Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) Weather Summary:

A moderate fall of snow, heaviest on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 2°C on Wed morning, min -2°C on Sun night). Winds increasing (light winds from the N on Mon night, gales from the WNW by Tue night).

Days 3-6 Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) Weather Summary:

Heavy rain (total 55mm), heaviest during Fri afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 7°C on Fri morning, min 1°C on Fri night). Winds decreasing (severe gales from the SSE on Fri morning, light winds from the WNW by Fri night).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
moderate snow
light snow
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
partially cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
moderate rain
heavy rain
clear
cloudy
light rain
Wind km/h
40 ENE40
35 ENE35
15 NNE15
10 NW10
40 NW40
55 WNW55
60 WNW60
30 WNW30
20 SW20
20 WSW20
20 SSW20
35 S35
60 SSE60
75 SSE75
25 SSW25
5 WNW5
30 NNW30
60 NNW60
mod. snow light snow cloudy some clouds clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear some clouds cloudy rain shwrs mod. rain heavy rain clear cloudy light rain
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - - - - - 8 8 36 - - 3
Snow
Snow cm
8 2 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
High °C
-2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 -1 2 2 3 3 3 4 7 4 4 2 2
Low °C
-2 -1 -1 -1 -1 -2 -2 0 2 2 3 3 2 6 4 1 1 2
Chill °C
-11 -8 -5 -4 -9 -10 -10 -2 -3 -2 -1 -3 -4 1 -1 2 -5 -6
Freezing level m
1150 1350 1500 1150 1250 1200 0 1500 2250 2150 2350 2450 2550 3150 2800 2350 1900 2200
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
-2-1-1-1-1-1-122333474422132111-144354697655
Sunrise
- 7:26 - - 7:26 - - 7:28 - - 7:28 - - 7:30 - - 7:30 -
Sunset
- - 5:10 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:13

Issued local time.

This table gives the weather forecast for Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) at the specific elevation of 1634 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina). 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
1 km S
1570m alt.
3 hours ago
-2° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 183).
Boone
8 km ESE
1118m alt.
1 hour ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 97).
Boone
12 km SSE
1016m alt.
45 minutes ago
0° C
-
3
Calm
(3 kph at 102).
Boone Watauga County Airport
14 km SSE
911m alt.
1 hour ago
0.0° C
cloudy
Mist dry and cloudy.
6
Light winds from the NE
(6 kph at 50).
8 km
Mid: overcast
Banner Elk
17 km SSW
1496m alt.
1 hour ago
-2° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 155).

* 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 Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) and within an acceptable time window.