Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 30.24 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSW Bent Creek NC

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 60 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A slight chance of showers between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of rain before 9am, then a chance of showers after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSW Bent Creek NC
 35.48°N 82.63°W (Elev. 2379 ft)
11:23 am EDT May 26, 2016
11am EDT May 26, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2016
 
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