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Major to record flooding continues over portions of the central U.S. Severe thunderstorms possible from the Mid Atlantic to the Northeast U.S.

Major to record flooding will continue over portions of eastern Oklahoma, northern Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana. Rivers will gradually recede over the next several days. Additional strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Monday afternoon and evening over portions of the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S.Damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible. 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 SE 9 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1015.1 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Cradle of Forestry NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Breezy, with a south wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 23 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 20 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain before 9am, then showers likely, mainly after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Cradle of Forestry NC
 35.36°N 82.79°W (Elev. 4009 ft)
10:21 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
1am EDT May 1, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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