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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1018.9 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville Regional Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 88. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 66. Calm wind.
Monday
A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of rain between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville Regional Airport NC
 35.43°N 82.53°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
6:42 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
7am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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