Skier’s Southeast Ski Resort Forecast for the Final Days of 2005-2006 Season!

Here’s the forecast for each ski area open for this weekend…

WISP RESORT – Mostly sunny today, with a high near 63. Southwest wind between 7 and 10 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 43. Southwest wind between 8 and 10 mph.  Friday: A 50% chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high around 72. Southwest wind between 11 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.  Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low near 49. Breezy, with a west wind between 16 and 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Saturday: A 50% chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 56. West wind between 9 and 16 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.  Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high around 61.

SNOWSHOE MOUNTAIN and TIMBERLINE REGION  – Today: Mostly sunny, with a high around 50. South wind between 6 and 10 mph. Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind between 6 and 14 mph. Friday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly cloudy, with a high around 58. Calm wind becoming south between 7 and 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.  Friday Night: A 40% chance of showers and thunderstorms. Increasing clouds, with a low near 41. West wind between 9 and 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high around 50. West wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.  Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 10%. Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

CATALOOCHEE RESORT – Since they are planning to be open Saturday only…here’s the forecast: Saturday: A 30% chance of showers before 1pm. Partly cloudy, with a high around 64. West wind between 10 and 14 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.


Until Next Time!

Check out www.HighCountryWeather.com  for more information and also be sure to check out www.SkiSoutheast.com  for more weather information about ski resorts to the north!

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