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As of 5 p.m. Monday atop Grandfather Mountain, -7.7 Degrees with Gusts of Wind from 30 to 45 mph



By Jesse Wood

Jan. 6, 2013. What a difference eight hours makes. The graphic above paints a different picture than what Grandfather Mountain posted on its Facebook page earlier in the day. 

Eight hours ago, the temperature was 35.8 degrees with a wind gust of 3 to 6 mph. As of 5:08 p.m. on Tuesday, Grandfather Mountain is experiencing subzero temperatures and wind gusts of up to 45 mph.