Hot temperatures and critical fire weather conditions for portions of California; Flash Flood threat for parts of Texas

Critical fire weather conditions and unseasonably hot temperatures will be prevalent across parts of southern California early this week. Any fires that start in this area could quickly grow out of control; Red Flag Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect. Meanwhile, heavy rain is forecast in parts of Texas through early Monday. Flash Flood Watches are in effect for portions of southwest Texas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Pisgah Forest NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Patchy fog after 10pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 78. South southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between midnight and 3am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. North northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Pisgah Forest NC
 35.29°N 82.71°W (Elev. 2635 ft)
8:03 am EDT Sep 26, 2016
9am EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 2, 2016
 
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