Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 5 Dec 2:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Craggy Gardens NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly before 9pm, then showers after 9pm.  Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 42. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, mainly before noon, then a chance of rain after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 47. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of snow between 10am and noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Partly
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 40 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Partly
    Cloudy and
    Blustery

    Low: 14 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Blustery
    then Sunny

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Southeast wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly before 9pm, then showers after 9pm. Patchy fog after 8pm. Low around 42. East southeast wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers, mainly before noon, then a chance of rain after 4pm. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 47. Southeast wind 9 to 15 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. North northwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before 10am, then a chance of snow between 10am and noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14. Blustery.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 23. Blustery.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 42.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Craggy Gardens NC
 35.67°N 82.42°W (Elev. 3780 ft)
3:01 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
3pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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