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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in (1022.0 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 11:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 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
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest 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: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly clear early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming west around 5 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.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South southwest 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.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 1982 ft)
10:40 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
12am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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