Heavy rain and isolated severe storms in portions of the West. Severe Weather Possible in the Plains Saturday.

A storm system will bring rain and thunderstorms to much of the Intermountain West and northern High Plains. A few severe thunderstorms with large hail and damaging winds are possible from northeast California to Wyoming. Heavy rain could lead to flash flooding in some of the western states. Severe weather will be possible in the Plains Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair and Breezy

62°F

17°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed N 21 G 31 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 May 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Mostly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a north northwest wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a northwest wind 8 to 13 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 29 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 1982 ft)
2:03 pm EDT May 6, 2016
4pm EDT May 6, 2016-6pm EDT May 13, 2016
 
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