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Blackberry , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Monday, November 20, 2017 at 6:00PM

No Turkeys

After Sunday's cold, blustery, flurry-fest, there are no Turkeys in this forecast for the rest of this week. Two dry fronts blow through: 1) Tuesday night and 2) Saturday night. After another cold night tonight, temperatures are mild again by Tuesday afternoon. Wednesday and Thanksgiving Day are a bit cooler. Friday and Saturday have a brief rebound ahead of another cold blast arriving next Sunday.

With the cold air comes the start of ski season! Sugar Mountain Resort opened today. Appalachian Ski Mountain is scheduled to open Thursday, followed by Beech Mountain Resort on Friday.

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Scattered clouds
62°
Light West wind

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Monday

Hi: 53 Lo: 28

Scattered clouds; Cool; Light wind, except SW 5-15 up top
Tuesday

Hi: 53 Lo: 36

Relatively pleasant day after a chilly start; More clouds at night; Slightest chance of a passing, light shower Tue. night; SW wind 5-15 mph, gusty at higher elev's
Wednesday

Hi: 47 Lo: 26

Few clouds; Cool; NW wind 10-20 mph in the AM, 5-15 mph in the PM
Thursday

Hi: 47 Lo: 30

Clearing & cool for Thanksgiving
Friday

Hi: 55 Lo: 37

Sunny; Milder

Further Out

Saturday - Mostly sunny; Pleasant day; Turning colder Sat. night; High in the mid 50s; Low in the mid 30s
Sunday - Mostly clear; Cold; Windy; High in the lower 40s; Low in the mid 20s

Forecast Discussion

There's no reason to belabor this forecast discussion. Quick and simple. Two dry, Canadian fronts arrive in the next seven days. The second packs a cold punch similar to yesterday.

The moderation in temperatures that began Monday afternoon continues through the daytime Tuesday (except we can expect another cold night tonight in the valleys thanks to good radiational cooling conditions).

Front #1 arrives Tuesday night making Wednesday and Thanksgiving Day cooler but not bitterly cold. We have a barely worth mentioning threat of a stray, light shower Tuesday night with the frontal passage. Friday and Saturday are milder, seasonally pleasant temperatures.

The stronger front #2 arrives Saturday night leading to a cold, blustery Sunday. A snow flurry is not impossible late Saturday and early Sunday--curiosity-level only.

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