Millsaps Trucking & Grading

 

Land Clearing & House Lots

Road Building & Excavation

Driveways, Gravel, Rock & Dirt

 

Free Estimates

828 - 964 - 2761

 

Winter Value Packages at

Sugar Ski Mountain Resort

30-40% savings

www.skisugar.com

 

 

 

 HOSPITALITY HOUSE

Helping Rebuild Lives since 1984

 

"I received help back in 1991 and

want to say thanks. I went on to

educate myself and become a

sucessful software engineer.

Keep up the good work." - Steve

 

DONATE: HospHouse.org

Serving Watauga, Wilkes, Ashe, Avery,

Mitchell, Yancey & Alleghany

 

#EndHomelessness

 

Pathways Counseling

& Wellness

 

*Individual and Family

Therapy for all ages

*Acupuncture

*Child and Adult

Psychiatry

 

conveniently located on

Hwy 105

(828) 898-4145

www.pathwayscw.com

 

Mike Brown

Ford - Subaru

SPRUCE PINE

 

Ford & Subaru (only)

Oil Change Special

$29.95

Up to 5qts

 

Open Saturdays 8am-2pm

 

888.348.5065

or click for details


Forecast
Make Text Larger Make Text Smaller Switch Fonts Email This Page Click Here For A Printable Version
Station Sponsor

Media Sponsors
Current Conditions
Laurel Ridge

Temp: 79.6°F
Printer Friendly View
Laurel Ridge , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 6:59AM

Make Hay

The next few days are the warmest of the summer. That's not saying too much, but there's not much to say. A few pop-up thundershowers are possible Friday and Saturday, but widespread rain holds off until the end of the weekend. As a wetter pattern becomes reestablished early next week it won't be as warm.

Thursday

Hi: 84 Lo: 65

Mostly sunny; Warm; Light NW wind
Friday

Hi: 85 Lo: 65

Afternoon cloud build-ups; Rather warm; Cannot rule out an afternoon t-shower; West wind 5-10 mph
Saturday

Hi: 85 Lo: 67

Partly cloudy; Warm; Isolated PM thundershowers; NW wind 5-15 mph
Sunday

Hi: 81 Lo: 67

Partly to mostly cloudy; Scattered PM showers & thunderstorms
Monday

Hi: 79 Lo: 64

Mostly cloudy; Not as warm; Scattered PM showers and thunderstorms

Further Out

Tuesday - Partly sunny Widely scattered PM showers and thundershowers; High in the upper 70s; Low in the lower 60s
Wednesday - Partly cloudy; Widely scattered PM showers and thundershowers; High in the upper 70s; Low in the lower 60s

Forecast Discussion

It's a rather straightforward forecast through Saturday. An expansive ridge of high pressure responsible for significant heat from the Old South to the mid-Missouri River Valley keeps us mainly dry and warm. Today is solidly dry, Friday and Saturday afternoons may have a few pop-up thundershowers.

The ridge breaks down Sunday and a slow moving frontal boundary enters the Ohio Valley. In summer fashion, the front struggles to get here. We're looking at Tuesday, perhaps Wednesday for the front to push into NC and then it will probably stall in the region.

Shower and storm coverage gets into the "scattered" category Sunday and Monday ahead of the front. It should drop off some by midweek assuming the front becomes positioned to our south. However, we don't expect any wall-to-wall dry days. Increased cloud cover and shower opportunities will keep it cooler.

Announcements

Using information from RaysWeather.Com

First, all data and forecasts on RaysWeather.Com are the intellectual property of RaysWeather.com, Inc. Here is our usage policy regarding rebroadcast or redistribution of any information from our site...

"The reader is not permitted to reproduce, retransmit, redistribute any weather data, forecasts, analysis, image, or any other product from this site to any other person or entity, in any format by any means. All information, data, and images contained on any page of this site are copyrighted by RaysWeather.Com, Inc. (unless otherwise noted) and is the property of RaysWeather.Com, Inc. Information, data, and images from this site may not be archived or stored for future use. Exceptions to this condition of use may only be made by express, written permission of RaysWeather.Com." See our Terms and Conditions page.

In short, if you do not have a written agreement with us to do so, you do not have permission to republish any information found on this site. If you work for a media entity (TV, radio, website, newspaper, etc.) and wish to republish information from this site, please contact us at raysweather.com or call our offices at 828.264.2030.