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

Issued: 7am Sat 17 Apr Local Time
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Rich Mountain (Watauga County, North Carolina) Weather (Days 0-3):

Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoon. Mild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min 2°C on Sat night). Wind will be generally light.

(Days 3-6):

A dusting of new snow. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Wed afternoon). Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

Saturday
17
Sunday
18
Monday
19
Tuesday
20
Wednesday
21
Thursday
22
AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night
cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
cloudy
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
snow showers
partially cloudy
clear
Wind km/h
10 SSW10
15 NW15
20 WNW20
20 WNW20
25 WNW25
20 WNW20
10 WNW10
15 WNW15
20 S20
25 S25
25 S25
35 SW35
50 WNW50
65 NW65
45 WNW45
30 WNW30
50 WNW50
35 NW35
cloudy light rain some clouds cloudy clear clear clear some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds some clouds cloudy some clouds clear snow shwrs some clouds clear
Rain
Rain mm
- 1 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 2 - -
High °C
4 4 3 3 5 4 5 9 8 7 10 9 1 -3 -4 -4 -2 -1
Low °C
4 3 2 2 5 3 3 8 7 7 8 8 -4 -5 -5 -5 -3 -2
Chill °C
1 1 -2 -1 1 -1 2 6 6 3 7 6 -6 -13 -14 -12 -11 -9
Freezing level m
2250 2250 1950 2100 2250 2000 2150 2450 2400 2400 2600 2600 850 1050 650 950 1250 1000
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
44335459871091-3-4-4-2-18767978121011131140-1022
Sunrise
6:50 - - 6:50 - - 6:48 - - 6:47 - - 6:46 - - 6:45 - -
Sunset
- 8:01 - - 8:01 - - 8:02 - - 8:04 - - 8:05 - - 8:06 -

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

The weather forecast for Rich Mountain (Watauga County, North Carolina) is: Some drizzle, heaviest during Sat afternoonMild temperatures (max 9°C on Mon afternoon, min 2°C on Sat night)Wind will be generally light.

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

A dusting of new snowFreeze-thaw conditions (max 10°C on Tue afternoon, min -5°C on Wed afternoon)Winds decreasing (gales from the NW on Wed afternoon, moderate winds from the WNW by Thu morning).

This table gives the weather forecast for Rich Mountain (Watauga County, North Carolina) at the specific elevation of 1445 m. Our advanced weather models allow us to provide distinct weather forecasts for several elevations of Rich Mountain (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
4 km SE
1016m alt.
36 minutes ago
10° C
Dry
2
Calm
(2 kph at 145).
Boone Watauga County Airport
6 km SE
911m alt.
2 hours ago
10.7° C
clear
-
7
Light winds from the SSW
(7 kph at 210).
16 km
Boone
7 km NW
1570m alt.
50 minutes ago
4° C
Dry
11
Light winds from the WNW
(11 kph at 294).
Banner Elk
12 km SW
1227m alt.
37 minutes ago
8° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 251).
Banner Elk
13 km SW
1496m alt.
1 hour ago
7° C
Dry
5
Calm
(5 kph at 254).

* 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.