Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

60°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.23 in (1021.4 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville Regional Airport NC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers between 1am and 3am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then isolated showers between 1am and 3am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 10am and 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 2am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 3am, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville Regional Airport NC
 35.43°N 82.56°W (Elev. 2093 ft)
5:45 am EDT May 26, 2016
6am EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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