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Severe weather expected in the Southern Plains on Sunday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has issued a Moderate Risk of severe weather (next-to-highest threat level) in the Southern Plains on Sunday. The area of greatest concern is in north Texas and central Oklahoma, including the Oklahoma City metro area. Numerous severe thunderstorms with very large hail, tornadoes, and damaging winds are expected into the late evening hours. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

66°F

19°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed S 12 G 18 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Mar 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cradle of Forestry NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly before 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 8 to 11 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 then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly before 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Cradle of Forestry NC
 35.36°N 82.79°W (Elev. 4009 ft)
2:02 pm EDT Mar 26, 2017
2pm EDT Mar 26, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 1, 2017
 
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