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Heavy rain could bring flash flooding to parts of southern Plains

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a slow-moving frontal system will bring heavy rainfall to parts of the southern Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, which could result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected across parts of northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. Some locations could see rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.17 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 7 Jul 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Looking Glass Falls NC

    • This
      Afternoon

      This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind around 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 83 °F

    • Tonight

      Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

      Chance
      T-storms then
      Patchy Fog

      Low: 65 °F

    • Wednesday

      Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 85 °F

    • Wednesday
      Night

      Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

      Chance
      T-storms then
      Mostly Clear

      Low: 65 °F

    • Thursday

      Thursday: A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 86. Light west northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Sunny then
      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      High: 86 °F

    • Thursday
      Night

      Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

      Partly Cloudy

      Low: 65 °F

    • Friday

      Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85.

      Partly Sunny

      High: 85 °F

    • Friday
      Night

      Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

      Partly Cloudy

      Low: 65 °F

    • Saturday

      Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

      Mostly Sunny

      High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. South southwest wind around 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light and variable wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 86. Light west northwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Looking Glass Falls NC
 35.29°N 82.74°W (Elev. 2182 ft)
3:05 pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
4pm EDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 14, 2015
 
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