Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

69°F

21°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.06 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Chance Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. North northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WNW Biltmore Forest NC
 35.55°N 82.57°W (Elev. 1985 ft)
10:04 pm EDT May 1, 2016
10pm EDT May 1, 2016-6pm EDT May 8, 2016
 
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