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Heavy Snow from the Wasatch to the Upper Midwest through Friday; Severe storms for Ohio Valley on Friday

A strong weather system will bring heavy snow, gusty winds - with blizzard conditions - to a broad area from the Great Basin to the Upper Midwest through Friday creating treacherous travel conditions. Also, strong winds and dry conditions are creating extreme wildfire threats in the southern Plains. Meanwhile, this system will bring a threat of severe thunderstorms to the Ohio Valley on Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1010.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Feb 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Columbus NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light south southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and noon, then a slight chance of rain after noon.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 50 percent chance of rain after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light south southwest wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southeast wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and noon, then a slight chance of rain after noon. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NC
 35.25°N 82.22°W (Elev. 1289 ft)
3:01 pm EST Feb 23, 2017
4pm EST Feb 23, 2017-6pm EST Mar 2, 2017
 
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