in Boone specializes 

 in sports medicine, arthritis care

joint replacement, spine care &

hand surgery.


Now offering a Saturday

Walk-In Clinic 

194 Doctors Dr in Boone


Contact us at 

828-264-1100 or



to learn more


at RedTail Mountain

just 20 minutes from Boone

Featuring cuisine with tastes

from around the world.

Winter Hours:

 Friday & Saturday Dinner

5pm - Last seating 8:30pm

Famous Sunday Brunch 11a-2pm


 Nordic PC


-Professional IT Services

-15+ Years experience

-Hardware Solutions

-Locally Owned and Operated


Open 8:30am till

5:30pm M-F.





The Webb Company

Specializing in Receiving,

Storage, & Delivery of Antiques

& Fine Furniture Local & Long

Distance Moving Indoor Climate

Controlled Storage Liscensed,

Bonded, & Insured

Boone -828-264-9322

Charlotte -704-377-5567

New Horizons Grading

 Road & Driveway

Grading and Repair


 Roadway Mowing &


 +Contract Hauling+


Contractor & Quantity Discounts 

Screened Topsoil & Compost

Clean Fill Dirt & Boulders



General & Landscape Contractor


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

Media Sponsors
Current Conditions
Beech Mtn

Temp: 31.1°F
Printer Friendly View
Beech Mountain , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 7:00AM

¿Cinco de Qué?

We're having a flashback to March on the 5th of May. The core of a potent upper-level low moves from KY to SW NC to SC today. We have mostly cloudy skies with showers, mostly in the afternoon and evening hours. Even a rumble of thunder and small hail is not impossible. Highest elevations will see some snow mixed in. It's blustery and ridiculously chilly for the date. Sweaters! Friday, skies remain mostly cloudy with a few daytime showers and cool temperatures. After a chilly start Saturday, the afternoon is much warmer.

RelayWithRay.Com It's the craziest thing I have ever seriously considered doing... Beginning May 17, I'm running the Blue Ridge Parkway. See RelayWithRay.Com for details.

Many thanks to everyone who submitted photos in the 2017 Blue Ridge Parkway Calendar Photo Contest. It was an amazing set to choose from. And the winners are....


Hi: 38 Lo: 30

Mostly cloudy; Showers, mostly in the PM; Higher elev. snow showers; Cold for May; NW 10-20 mph, blustery (gusts to 40 mph tonight)

Hi: 45 Lo: 38

Mostly cloudy with a few daytime showers; Decreasing clouds Fri night; Still unseasonably cool; NW wind 10-20 mph, gusty

Hi: 58 Lo: 48

Mostly sunny day; More clouds Sat. night with a stray shower possible late; Warmer afternoon; NW wind 5-15 mph, but gusty Sat. night

Hi: 61 Lo: 46

Mostly to partly cloudy; A stray shower possible

Hi: 65 Lo: 51

Partly cloudy; Warmer

Further Out

Tuesday - Partly to mostly cloudy; Cannot rule out a PM t-shower; High in the mid 60s; Low near 50 degrees
Wednesday - More clouds; Scattered PM t-showers; High in the mid 60s; Low near 50 degrees

Forecast Discussion

A front moved through late Wednesday. Today, a cold-core upper level low-pressure system is rotating across the Appalachians headed southeast. With it will come unseasonably chilly temperatures, lots of clouds and occasional showers. It’s even cold enough for some wet snow today across the highest mountaintops in the Southern Appalachians. On the other end of the spectrum, the cold air aloft could also generate enough instability for an isolated thundershower producing small hail. Showers remain possible Friday with chilly temperatures as a surface low forms along the Carolina Coast and moves northeast.

But it really is May (not March) so the cold will flip quickly this weekend. Saturday afternoon will be much warmer.

A front moves south early Sunday morning out of Virginia and stalls in North Carolina. It then moves back to the north as a warm front early Monday morning. With the front in the vicinity, we cannot rule out a shower late Saturday night into the daytime Sunday.

Monday and Tuesday, high pressure builds in the Atlantic with control into the Eastern U. S. Monday looks terrific. Tuesday looks mostly nice, but a PM thundershower cannot be ruled out. Wednesday, the next front from the west edges closer sparking scattered PM t-showers. Warm weather holds next week.


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 ray@raysweather.com or call our offices at 828.264.2030.