Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur 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 will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern 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

77°F

25°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1019.5 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 27 May 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °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 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. South southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. 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 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. South southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of rain between 9am and 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC
 35.55°N 82.57°W (Elev. 1985 ft)
11:03 am EDT May 27, 2016
12pm EDT May 27, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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