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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.

Mostly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed S 15 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 30 Apr 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Pisgah Forest NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 6 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph 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.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 70. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Light southeast wind becoming south southeast 5 to 9 mph 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
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 70. South southwest wind 10 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Sunday
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)
3:02 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
4pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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