Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Light Rain

61°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1009.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Canton NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 69. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 9 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then showers likely. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 69. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 66. North northwest wind 6 to 10 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 9 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55. Northwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain, mainly between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
Canton NC
 35.55°N 82.85°W (Elev. 2651 ft)
6:45 am EDT May 3, 2016
7am EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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