• Today

    Jul 12

    79°Lo 61°

    A p.m. t-storm in spots

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
  • Sun

    Jul 13

    80°Lo 64°

    A t-storm in the afternoon

    Stargazing Weather
    • Cloud
      Cover
      45%
    • Precip
      40%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
  • Mon

    Jul 14

    80°Lo 63°

    A heavy thunderstorm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      65%
    • Hours of Precip
      4
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 15

    74°Lo 54°

    Showers and a heavier t-storm

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Precip
      51%
    • Hours of Precip
      3
    more
  • Wed

    Jul 16

    72°Lo 52°

    Partly sunny and pleasant

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      72%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
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Hi 80° RealFeel® 86° Precipitation 51%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • W 5 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Intervals of clouds and sunshine with a thunderstorm in the afternoon

  • Max UV Index: 9 (Very High)
  • Thunderstorms: 67%
  • Precipitation: 0.05 in
  • Rain: 0.05 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 63° Precipitation 40%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 2 mph
  • Gusts: 5 mph

A thunderstorm in spots in the evening; otherwise, patchy clouds

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.04 in
  • Rain: 0.04 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 13

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  Today Normal Record 7/13/2013
High 80° 79° N/A 69°
Low 64° 58° N/A 59°

Solunar Information for Banner Elk, NC

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:20 AM with 14:26 of sunlight, then sets at 8:46 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:38 PM with 11:18 of moolight, then sets at 8:56 AM

Sat, Jul 12
Full
Sat, Jul 19
Last
Sat, Jul 26
New
Mon, Aug 4
First

Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Studies Moon

Jul 6, 2014; 8:00 AM ET We now know the topographical structure of the moon better than our own planet thanks to LRO.

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