Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Light Rain

60°F

16°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 May 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville Regional Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 76. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog between midnight and 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 76. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog between midnight and 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. North northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers before 1am, then a chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville Regional Airport NC
 35.43°N 82.56°W (Elev. 2093 ft)
4:23 am EDT May 1, 2016
6am EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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