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Major nor'easter expected to bring heavy snow, blizzard conditions to Northeast

A storm system off the East Coast will continue to strengthen as it develops into a major nor'easter on Monday. As the storm moves up the coast, it is expected to bring snowfall of 1-3 feet or more to many parts of the Northeast through Tuesday evening, including New York City and Boston. Strong, gusty winds will combine with the snow to create blizzard conditions along and near the coast.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current Conditions

Buncombe County

Zone Forecast

  • Tonight Mostly cloudy. A chance of snow showers...mainly after midnight. Snow accumulation up to 1 inch possible. Blustery and cold with lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. Chance of snow 40 percent.
  • Tuesday Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 30s. Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 30 mph.
  • Tuesday Night Partly cloudy and blustery. Cold with lows in the lower 20s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
  • Wednesday Sunny. Highs in the lower 40s. North winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in the morning.
  • Wednesday Night Partly cloudy. Cold with lows in the mid 20s. Northwest winds around 5 mph...becoming south after midnight.
  • Thursday Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 40s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
  • Thursday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or snow showers. Breezy with lows around 30. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
  • Friday And Friday Night Partly cloudy and blustery. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the mid 20s.
  • Saturday And Saturday Night Mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. Lows in the mid 20s.
  • Sunday And Sunday Night Mostly cloudy with a chance of rain or snow. Highs in the upper 30s. Lows in the upper 20s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
  • Monday Partly sunny with a chance of snow in the morning...then mostly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 30s. Chance of snow 30 percent.