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More Storms Move Into the Pacific Northwest and California

More storms will move into the Pacific Northwest and California over the next several days. Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds are expected; however the threat of widespread flooding is not as high as last week. Elsewhere, periods of heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue across the central Gulf region, lower Mississippi Valley and eastern Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 5:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly after 1am.  Low around 46. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 49. Southeast wind 7 to 14 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Calm wind.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly after 1am. Low around 46. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain between 8pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.57°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
6:21 pm EST Jan 17, 2017
6pm EST Jan 17, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
 
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