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Heavy Rain, Local Flooding from Gulf Coast to Southern Mid-Atlantic

A slow moving front will provide the focus for locally heavy rain from the Gulf Coast and Southeast states to the southern Mid-Atlantic on Tuesday. Localized flash flooding will be possible with the heavier thunderstorms. Also, some of these thunderstorms could produce damaging wind gusts in parts of the Southeast on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Light Rain

17°C

63°F

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 6 km/h
Barometer 1012.5 mb (29.96 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (60°F)
Visibility 11 km
Last update 23 May 2:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers.  Patchy fog. Low around 14. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 14 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 21. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 21 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 13 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 21 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 11 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 19.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 19 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers. Patchy fog. Low around 14. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 21. Northeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Patchy fog between 11pm and 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 13. North northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before noon, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 21. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 11. Southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 19.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 604 m)
2:02 am EDT May 23, 2017
3am EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 29, 2017
 
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