Powerful Fall Storm Impacting The Northeast; Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen Forms

A powerful storm will continue to deliver strong winds, locally heavy rain, and numerous coastal hazards from the Mid-Atlantic to New England today. These winds may down trees, power lines, and cause power outages. Also, Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen has formed in the southwestern Gulf of Mexico. Tropical Storm Watches and Warnings are in effect from southeast Louisiana to northwest Florida. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

49°F

9°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed N 14 G 28 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.3 mb)
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill44°F (7°C)
Last update 17 Oct 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Columbus NC

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Clear, with a low around 40. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 67. Light and variable wind.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. Calm wind.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday Night
Rain likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Rain likely, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
Columbus NC
 35.25°N 82.22°W (Elev. 1289 ft)
10:34 am EDT Oct 17, 2019
11am EDT Oct 17, 2019-6pm EDT Oct 23, 2019
 
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