Threat For Severe Thunderstorms For The Mid Atlantic And Northeast; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

Showers and thunderstorms will impact the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S. on Tuesday. Some of the storms could produce damaging winds, large hail, and heavy rainfall. Localized flooding will be possible. The major I-95 cities from Washington D.C. to New York could be impacted. Major Hurricane Lane will turn northwest and could impact the Hawaiian Islands late week and into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Partly Cloudy

77°F

25°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Aug 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Saluda NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. South southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 81. North northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. North wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east northeast in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Saluda NC
 35.24°N 82.33°W (Elev. 2001 ft)
9:42 am EDT Aug 21, 2018
11am EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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