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Isolated Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain Expected

A few severe thunderstorms are expected across west Texas and eastern New Mexico into Tuesday morning. More strong storms are possible for parts of Kansas and southern Iowa, northern Missouri and west central Illinois. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding is possible across parts of Kansas and Oklahoma.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

77°F

25°C

Humidity 36%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1024.5 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 5 May 2:54 pm EDT

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms this evening. Lows in the lower 50s. Southwest winds around 5 mph. Chance of rain 20 percent.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. Patchy fog in the morning. Highs in the lower 80s. North winds around 5 mph...becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s. Southeast winds around 5 mph...becoming northeast after midnight.
Thursday
Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds around 5 mph...becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. East winds around 5 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny. A chance of showers. Highs in the mid 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Saturday
Mostly sunny. A chance of showers in the afternoon. Highs in the upper 70s. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Sunday And Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows around 60. Chance of rain 40 percent.
Monday Through Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Lows in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 50 percent.
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