HERE’S THE SKIER’S FORECAST FOR THE MIDATLANTIC AND SOUTHEAST RESORTS:
For WISP, TIMBERLINE & CANAAN…. A wintry mix of rain and freezing rain is likely (70%) Sunday morning, with temperatures in the low and middle 30’s. Light snow showers develop Sunday night, with a half inch or less possible as temperatures fall into the middle 20’s. A 40% chance snow lingering into Monday and Tuesday , with highs in the low and middle 30’s.
SNOWSHOE…. For Sunday a mix of sleet and freezing rain is likely (100%) with highs in the lower 30’s. A 60% chance of freezing rain and snow through Sunday night with lows in the middle 20’s. A white start to the week with a 50% chance of snow Monday and Tuesday with highs in the upper 20’s.
WINTERGREEN…. A wintry mix of freezing rain and sleet on Sunday (100%) with a high around 32 degrees. More freezing rain (80%) for Sunday night with a low in the upper 20’s. Clouds are on the decrease Monday with highs in the middle 40’s. More sunshine for Tuesday with highs in the middle 40’s.
OBER GATLINBURG… Occasional rain is likely for Sunday, with a possible thunderstorm in the mix as well. Highs will warm into the middle 50’s with gusty winds at times as high as 45 mph. Lingering showers for Sunday evening with overnight lows around 30 degrees. Other than an isolated rain or snow shower on Monday, skies will become partly cloudy with highs in the upper 40’s. More sunshine for Tuesday with highs in the upper 40’s.
HERE’S THE OUTLOOK FOR THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS….
A wet Sunday with possible thunderstorms and highs in the upper 40’s. As temperatures cool down into the upper 20’s Sunday night, a rain/snow mix may linger into early Monday. Skies will be mostly cloudy on Monday with more sunshine Tuesday, and highs in the low 40’s.
Submitted by Meteorologist Marcus Lynch