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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 24 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 12:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 46. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 50 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 46. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 60. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC
 35.55°N 82.57°W (Elev. 1985 ft)
10:00 am EST Jan 18, 2017
1pm EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
 
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