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

Issued: 6pm Wed 25 Nov Local Time
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Rich Mountain (Watauga County, North Carolina) Weather (Days 0-3):

Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Wed night. Very mild (max 11°C on Thu morning, min 2°C on Sat morning). Winds decreasing (gales from the S on Wed afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Thu afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Heavy rain (total 23mm), mostly on Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Tue morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Tue morning). Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, strong winds from the ESE by Sun night).

PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM
rain showers
light rain
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
clear
clear
clear
clear
rain showers
moderate rain
heavy rain
partially cloudy
light snow
Wind km/h
65 SSW65
50 SSW50
25 WSW25
15 W15
10 WSW10
20 W20
20 W20
35 W35
30 NW30
20 NW20
5 SSE5
20 SSE20
15 SSE15
35 SSE35
40 ESE40
5 S5
20 W20
10 WNW10
rain shwrs light rain clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds clear clear clear clear rain shwrs mod. rain heavy rain some clouds light snow
Rain
Rain mm
1 4 - - - - - - - - - - - 4 8 11 - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 5
High °C
9 10 11 11 10 8 9 9 3 6 9 7 4 6 6 6 3 -4
Low °C
8 9 11 10 8 7 8 4 2 3 6 5 3 3 6 4 -1 -4
Chill °C
3 6 8 9 9 5 6 5 -2 3 8 4 0 0 1 6 -3 -9
Freezing level m
3700 3300 3350 3550 3200 3500 3250 2800 3150 3200 3350 3400 3200 3050 2900 2600 1750 800
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
910111110899369746663-41112151412111211679978895-1
Sunrise
- - 7:15 - - 7:16 - - 7:16 - - 7:18 - - 7:18 - - 7:20
Sunset
5:13 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - - 5:12 - -

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

The weather forecast for Rich Mountain (Watauga County, North Carolina) is: Light rain (total 5mm), mostly falling on Wed nightVery mild (max 11°C on Thu morning, min 2°C on Sat morning)Winds decreasing (gales from the S on Wed afternoon, light winds from the SSW by Thu afternoon).

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

Heavy rain (total 23mm), mostly on Mon afternoon. Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Tue morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 9°C on Sat night, min -4°C on Tue morning)Winds increasing (calm on Sat night, strong winds from the ESE by Sun night).

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 Watauga County Airport
6 km SE
911m alt.
2 hours ago
9.7° C
clear
-
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
16 km
Jefferson Airport
34 km NE
969m alt.
2 hours ago
9.6° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
17
Light winds from the SSE.(Wind varies from 130 to 190 degs)
(17 kph at 160).
16 km
Low: scattered
Mid: overcast
Elizabethton
44 km W
486m alt.
2 hours ago
17° C
partially cloudy
Dry and partly cloudy.
15
Light winds from the SSE
(15 kph at 150).
16 km
Low: few
Mid: broken
Morganto / enoir Airport
47 km S
387m alt.
2 hours ago
9.5° C
cloudy
Dry and cloudy.
0
Calm
(0 kph at 0).
11 km
Low: broken
Mid: overcast
Abington Airport
55 km NW
631m alt.
2 hours ago
14.8° C
clear
Clear
13
Light winds from the SSW
(13 kph at 210).
16 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.