Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Light Rain

72°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SE 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 1 May 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Pisgah Forest NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. South southwest wind 9 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. South southwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of rain after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain before 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Pisgah Forest NC
 35.29°N 82.71°W (Elev. 2635 ft)
2:03 pm EDT May 1, 2016
2pm EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 7, 2016
 
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