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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.

Mostly Cloudy

61°F

16°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1017.1 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 10:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Asheville NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers, mainly after midnight.  Low around 46. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of rain between 8pm and 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 48. Southwest wind 10 to 13 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 56. North wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
Showers, mainly after midnight. Low around 46. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain between 8pm and 10pm, then showers likely after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 2pm, then showers likely after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Asheville NC
 35.56°N 82.49°W (Elev. 2113 ft)
9:40 pm EST Jan 17, 2017
11pm EST Jan 17, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
 
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