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.

Mostly Cloudy

44°F

7°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.0 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 5 Dec 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, mainly after 7pm.  Patchy fog. Low around 42. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  High near 51. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 46 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 30.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain, mainly after 7pm. Patchy fog. Low around 42. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before noon, then a chance of showers after 1pm. High near 51. Southeast wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. North northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 30.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.57°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
6:21 am EST Dec 5, 2016
7am EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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