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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.61 in (1001.5 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 22 Jan 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Asheville Regional Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog between 11am and noon. High near 60. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 2am. Low around 44. North wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 11am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog between 11am and noon. High near 60. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 3am, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog before 1am, then patchy fog after 2am. Low around 44. North wind 9 to 14 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 53. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 11 to 16 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Northwest wind 15 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 38.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Asheville Regional Airport NC
 35.41°N 82.56°W (Elev. 2139 ft)
9:41 am EST Jan 22, 2017
10am EST Jan 22, 2017-6pm EST Jan 28, 2017
 
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