Severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain possible for portions of the plains

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast today and Thursday for much of the plains. Some thunderstorms may be severe today across portions of the central/northern High Plains. Atrong storms are also possible in northern New England today. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 29 Jun 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Asheville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 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.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south wind.  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: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northwest wind around 6 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.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Sunday
A chance of showers between 11am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Independence Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Asheville NC
 35.56°N 82.49°W (Elev. 2113 ft)
9:43 am EDT Jun 29, 2016
12pm EDT Jun 29, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2016
 
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