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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

2 Miles NE Swannanoa NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am, then a slight chance of rain after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light south southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of rain between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Swannanoa NC
 35.62°N 82.37°W (Elev. 2421 ft)
6:42 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
7am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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