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

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

Some drizzle, heaviest during Mon morning. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Fri night). Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

(Days 3-6):

Mild with moderate rain (total 10mm) on Wed afternoon, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed night. Freeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -11°C on Thu afternoon). Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM night AM PM
clear
clear
clear
clear
clear
partially cloudy
partially cloudy
light rain
cloudy
light rain
partially cloudy
rain showers
partially cloudy
light rain
rain showers
snow showers
snow showers
snow showers
Wind km/h
5 NW5
20 NW20
10 W10
10 WSW10
5 SW5
10 SW10
5 SSW5
10 SW10
20 SSW20
40 SSW40
20 SSW20
5 SW5
5 SE5
15 SSW15
30 W30
35 WNW35
50 WNW50
70 WNW70
clear clear clear clear clear some clouds some clouds light rain cloudy light rain some clouds rain shwrs some clouds light rain rain shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs snow shwrs
Rain
Rain mm
- - - - - - - 1 - 3 - 2 - 1 4 - - -
Snow
Snow cm
- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - 3 2 2
High °C
1 2 3 3 4 4 3 2 4 6 7 8 7 6 6 -1 -7 -9
Low °C
-2 1 2 2 3 3 0 1 3 5 6 8 6 6 2 -6 -8 -11
Chill °C
-1 -1 1 1 2 1 0 -2 -1 1 5 7 7 3 1 -9 -19 -22
Freezing level m
0 1750 2000 2050 2200 2350 2300 1900 2350 2600 3100 3250 2900 2700 2250 1100 400 250
Sea lvl3000ft6000ft9000ft12000ft15000ft
mountain backdrop
123344324678766-1-7-90564774468111110992-4-6
Sunrise
- 7:05 - - 7:05 - - 7:03 - - 7:01 - - 7:01 - - 7:00 -
Sunset
- - 6:14 - - 6:15 - - 6:15 - - 6:16 - - 6:17 - - 6:19

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 Mon morningFreeze-thaw conditions (max 4°C on Sun morning, min -2°C on Fri night)Winds increasing (light winds from the SW on Sun morning, fresh winds from the SSW by Mon afternoon).

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

Mild with moderate rain (total 10mm) on Wed afternoon, Becoming colder with a light covering of snow, mostly falling on Wed nightFreeze-thaw conditions (max 8°C on Tue afternoon, min -11°C on Thu afternoon)Winds increasing (calm on Tue afternoon, gales from the WNW by Thu afternoon).

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.
2 hours ago
-5° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 317).
Boone Watauga County Airport
6 km SE
911m alt.
1 hour ago
-3.7° C
clear
-
19
Light winds from the W
(19 kph at 280).
16 km
Banner Elk
13 km SW
1496m alt.
2 hours ago
-4° C
-
16
Light winds from the WNW
(16 kph at 297).
Blowing Rock
13 km S
1059m alt.
1 hour ago
-4° C
-
2
Calm
(2 kph at 6).
Blowing Rock
14 km S
1097m alt.
2 hours ago
-6° C
-
Wind obs. (10 kph from 22 degs) was rejected
.

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