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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

A Few Clouds

69°F

21°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 71. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers between 1pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 71. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. West northwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 1982 ft)
8:01 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
10am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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