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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (999.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Swannanoa NCSimilar City Names

Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 10:00pm
Tornado Watch until May 24, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Tornado Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 10:00pm
    Tornado Watch until May 24, 06:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  High near 67. South wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. High near 67. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of rain after 5am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. South wind around 8 mph becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West northwest wind around 9 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
A chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Swannanoa NCSimilar City Names
 35.6°N 82.4°W (Elev. 2182 ft)
1:41 pm EDT May 24, 2017
2pm EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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