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

Issued: 1am Fri 16 Apr Local Time
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Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) Weather (Days 0-3):

Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Sun night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Fri morning). Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

(Days 3-6):

Light rain (total 2mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -6°C on Wed night). Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, near gales from the NW by Wed afternoon).

Friday
16
Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
clear
cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
light snow
clear
partially cloudy
clear
cloudy
cloudy
rain showers
snow showers
partially cloudy
snow showers
Wind km/h
30 WNW30
30 WNW30
15 WNW15
15 WSW15
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
15 W15
25 W25
10 SW10
35 NW35
30 WNW30
10 WSW10
25 SSW25
25 SSW25
40 SW40
45 NW45
45 NW45
45 WNW45
clear cloudy some clouds cloudy cloudy some clouds some clouds cloudy light snow clear some clouds clear cloudy cloudy rain shwrs snow shwrs some clouds snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - - 1 - - - - - 2 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - 3 - - - - - - 2 - 1
High °C
0 4 3 2 2 1 2 4 3 1 3 4 4 5 5 -2 -2 -3
Low °C
-2 3 2 2 1 1 1 4 0 -1 3 3 3 5 5 -5 -4 -6
Chill °C
-6 -1 -2 -2 -1 -5 -2 0 1 -6 -3 2 -1 0 0 -10 -10 -11
Freezing level m
1700 2400 2200 2150 2000 2200 2150 2250 1950 1850 2150 2700 2550 2300 2450 800 1350 950
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
043221243134455-2-2-34876647986768108131
Sunrise
6:52 - - 6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - - 6:47 - - 6:46 - -
Sunset
- 8:00 - - 8:01 - - 8:02 - - 8:02 - - 8:04 - - 8:05 -

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

The weather forecast for Rich Mountain Bald (Watauga County, North Carolina) is: Drizzle at first, then turning colder with dusting of snow on Sun nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Fri afternoon, min -2°C on Fri morning)Winds decreasing (fresh winds from the NW on Fri morning, calm by Sun night).

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

Light rain (total 2mm) at first, then becoming colder with a dusting of snow on Wed morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 5°C on Tue afternoon, min -6°C on Wed night)Winds increasing (light winds from the WSW on Mon night, near gales from the NW by Wed afternoon).

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.
36 minutes ago
-2° C
-
50
Strong winds from the NW
(50 kph at 319).
Boone
12 km SSE
1016m alt.
47 minutes ago
1° C
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 209).
Boone Watauga County Airport
14 km SSE
911m alt.
1 hour ago
3.0° C
clear
-
6
Light winds from the W
(6 kph at 280).
16 km
Banner Elk
16 km SSW
1227m alt.
48 minutes ago
1° C
-
8
Light winds from the SW
(8 kph at 220).
Banner Elk
17 km SSW
1496m alt.
34 minutes ago
-2° C
-
14
Light winds from the WNW
(14 kph at 288).

* 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.