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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

A Few Clouds

78°F

26°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1019.1 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 Apr 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Canton NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm.  High near 71. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 5pm, then a chance of rain and thunderstorms after 5pm. High near 71. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 9pm, then a chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely before 9am, then showers likely after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
Canton NC
 35.55°N 82.85°W (Elev. 2651 ft)
3:21 pm EDT Apr 29, 2017
6pm EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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