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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 17 Aug 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cradle of Forestry NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light west northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 8 mph in the evening. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Light west northwest wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Cradle of Forestry NC
 35.36°N 82.79°W (Elev. 4009 ft)
5:42 pm EDT Aug 17, 2017
6pm EDT Aug 17, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2017
 
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