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Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.77 in (1007.8 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 4:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Cataloochee NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of rain.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind around 7 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and midnight.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 27.

    Sunny

    High: 27 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of rain. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. West wind around 7 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 51. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before noon, then a chance of rain between noon and 4pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 27.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
Cataloochee NC
 35.65°N 83.09°W (Elev. 3294 ft)
4:01 pm EST Dec 6, 2016
5pm EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 13, 2016
 
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