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Powder Horn

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Powder Horn Mountain , NC

Forecast Last Updated at Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 6:36PM

Clearing & Drying Out

Today started muggy before the front came through, now, there's a change in the air as we dry out and clear out overnight. The front that moved through earlier this afternoon now sits in the Piedmont. A stray shower cannot be ruled out this evening, but, the majority of the High Country will stay dry. After tonight, MUCH drier air overtakes the region. Friday and the weekend has severely super weather--sunshine, warm temperatures, minuscule humidity.

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Hi: 90 Lo: 62

Mostly clear; Cannot rule out a stray shower early; NW wind 5-15 mph & breezy

Hi: 85 Lo: 58

Sunny; Severely nice; NW wind 5-15 mph

Hi: 87 Lo: 60

Lots of sunshine; Great day to be outside; NW wind 5-15 mph, gusty at higher elev's Sat night

Hi: 88 Lo: 60

Lots of sun; Warm

Hi: 89 Lo: 63

Mostly sunny; Warm

Further Out

Tuesday - Scattered clouds; Warm; Slight chance of an afternoon t-shower; High in the upper 80s; Low in the mid 60s
Wednesday - Scattered clouds; Warm; A stray afternoon t-shower possible; High in the upper 80s; Low in the mid 60s

Forecast Discussion

We started out this morning in a warm and humid airmass. Earlier this afternoon, a front moved through the Appalachians pulling the humid airmass south with it. This evening we're left with clearing and drier conditions, although, we cannot rule out a stray shower early this evening.

Friday through Monday, you will feel a huge difference. We go from muggy to arid with nearly full sun. High temperatures will be a couple degrees cooler initially before being a bit warmer early next week.

The next front is scheduled for next Thursday. Tuesday and Wednesday will be warmer (among the warmest of the season thus far) with only stray afternoon thundershowers.


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