HERE’S THE SKIER’S FORECAST FOR THE MIDATLANTIC AND SOUTHEAST RESORTS:
For WISP, TIMBERLINE & CANAAN….. Some lingering clouds and snow flurries for Sunday with highs in the low 30’s. A west wind around 15 mph will make it feel more like 5 above to zero. Skies will be partly cloudy Sunday night with lows in the middle teens. For Monday, clouds move back in a 70% rain chance mainly in the afternoon. Temperatures will warm up into the low 40’s.
SNOWSHOE…. Mostly cloudy skies for Sunday with a 30% snow chance, mainly in the upper teens. An additional accumulation of 1 to 3 inches is possible. A few lingering clouds and flurries for Sunday night with the mercury falling into the lower teens. Southwest winds warm temperatures up into the middle 40’s for Monday with increasing clouds and a 40% rain chance, mainly in the afternoon.
WINTERGREEN….. Skies will be sunny for Sunday with highs in the middle 40’s. Temperatures will fall into the lower 20’s Sunday night with mostly clear skies. By Monday, clouds will be on the increase with 30% rain chance and temperatures in the middle 50’s.
OBER GATLINBURG….Sunny skies will wrap up the weekend with warmer temperatures near 50 degrees Sunday afternoon. Skies are clear Sunday night with overnight lows in the upper 20’s. The warming trend continues Monday with partly sunny skies and highs in the upper 50’s. A 20% chance of rain will develop by the early afternoon.
HERE’S THE OUTLOOK FOR THE WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS….
Lots of sunshine across the High Country for Sunday with warmer temperatures in the upper 30’s and lower 40’s. Winds will be a little gusty from the northwest as high as 30 mph at times. Skies will be mostly clear Sunday night with a low around 20 degrees. Clouds move back in to start the week with a 30% rain chance Monday, with highs in the lower 50’s.
Submitted by Meteorologist Marcus Lynch