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.

Light Rain

68°F

20°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 8 mph
Barometer 30.10 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cradle of Forestry NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Low around 56. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am.  Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Low around 56. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 48. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 11am. Sunny, with a high near 70. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 45. West northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
Cradle of Forestry NC
 35.36°N 82.79°W (Elev. 4009 ft)
5:03 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
6pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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