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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

51°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jan 9:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fletcher NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light south wind.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    High: 63 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm.  Low around 52. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 62. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 47. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 55.

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Light south wind.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 9am. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 11pm. Low around 52. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers between 7am and 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 62. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph becoming south southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 47. East southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 55.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Fletcher NC
 35.43°N 82.5°W (Elev. 2106 ft)
10:00 pm EST Jan 20, 2017
10pm EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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