Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain possible for portions of the southern and central plains and the lower Great Lakes. Hot conditions in the Northwest.

scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms are expected across portions of the central and southern plains and across portions of the lower Great Lakes. Some thunderstorms may be severe with damaging winds and large hail. Hot and dry conditions are expected in the Northwest. High temperatures today and Friday will be 10 to 20 degrees above average across western Washington and Oregon. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair with Haze

78°F

26°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 7 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1022.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 25 Aug 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fletcher NC

  • Today

    Today: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog between 2am and 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Patchy fog between 2am and 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Light northwest wind.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east southeast 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Fletcher NC
 35.43°N 82.5°W (Elev. 2106 ft)
10:44 am EDT Aug 25, 2016
11am EDT Aug 25, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 31, 2016
 
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