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Severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects a slight risk of severe weather in the Southeast on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is in portions of South Carolina, Georgia and Florida. In these areas, damaging winds, hail and isolated tornadoes are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 12 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (999.0 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Looking Glass Falls NC

Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 10:00pm
Tornado Watch until May 24, 06:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
Tornado Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until May 24, 10:00pm
    Tornado Watch until May 24, 06:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  High near 65. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers after 7am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. High near 65. South wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 4am, then a chance of rain after 4am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a chance of showers after 7am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 63. West wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 75. West northwest wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Looking Glass Falls NC
 35.3°N 82.82°W (Elev. 3058 ft)
1:41 pm EDT May 24, 2017
2pm EDT May 24, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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