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Sugar Mtn Top

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Sugar Mountain Top , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 12:35PM

Finally A Taste of Summer

Summer weather has mostly been on vacation, but we'll get a taste of it today through Friday. Temperatures will be only slightly above average for mid-late August, nothing extreme. An isolated shower or thunderstorm is possible most anytime between now and Friday. Expect more clouds this weekend and cooler weather early next week.

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Wednesday

Hi: 69 Lo: 61

Becoming partly cloudy; Warmer; Isolated showers & t-storms; NW wind 5-15 mph, gusty at higher elev's tonight
Thursday

Hi: 72 Lo: 61

Partly sunny; Warm; Isolated t-storms; NW 5-15 mph, gusty at higher elev's at times
Friday

Hi: 71 Lo: 60

Partly to mostly cloudy; Isolated t-storms; NW 5-15 mph, gusty at higher elev's at times
Saturday

Hi: 70 Lo: 60

Generally cloudy with some fog especially along the Blue Ridge; Spotty showers or t-showers
Sunday

Hi: 63 Lo: 56

Cloudy with some fog; Cooler; Spotty light rain or drizzle

Further Out

Monday - Cloudy with AM fog; Cool for late August; Spotty light rain or drizzle; High in the lower 60s; Low in the mid 50s
Tuesday - Mostly to partly cloudy; A step warmer; Isolated PM showers or t-showers; High in the mid 60s; Low in the mid 50s

Forecast Discussion

A front is just our our east and north. It moves slowly northeast during the next three days as warmer air from the Southwest pushes east. We'll have warm weather through Friday with isolated showers and storms each day.

The weekend brings an interesting transformation in the Eastern U. S. along with some tough forecasting. The warm ridge in the Southeast now slides west in the middle of the country (wow! hot there). Meanwhile a backdoor front will move south through Virginia and the Carolinas Friday night and Saturday. That front settles in Florida early next week and then fades off the map. Cool air will push south along the East Coast. We'll be in the battleground zone between hot (to our west) and cool (to our northeast).

The forecast here reflects a transition day Saturday with warm temperatures but more clouds and a few more showers/thunderstorms in the region. We are counting on a moist easterly flow to keep clouds banked up again the east side of the Appalachians Sunday and Monday. The west side of the Appalachians will be brighter and warmer than the cloudy/gray/foggy Blue Ridge. Spotty showers and drizzle will also be possible. There's huge bust potential in the forecast for these two days.

By Tuesday, the warmer air to our west begins to move back to the east. Isolated showers and thundershowers return.

There's some potential for a tropical system in the Gulf of Mexico next week. It's far too early to be serious about that, but I'm sure you will find some "weather ambulance chasers" hyping that tropical potential.

Sugar Mountain Resort Activities

Be sure to visit Sugar this summer. Weekend lift rides every weekend until August 31st.

Oktoberfest is October 11th & 12th.

Purchase your Sugar Mountain winter season pass before October 8th and receive a discount.

Check out our panning, live streaming webcam from the top of Sugar Mountain. Or see what's going on at the 4,300 ft. base.

Check out the golf and tennis center.

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