Lingering Heavy Rain Threat Along the Central Gulf Coast; Rain in the Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather

Locally heavy rainfall may bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast today and Saturday from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1020.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Sep 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NE Looking Glass Falls NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and midnight.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely between 11pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers after 4pm.  High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then isolated showers between 9pm and midnight. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming east southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely between 11pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 67. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers likely before 1pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 1pm and 4pm, then showers after 4pm. High near 70. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NE Looking Glass Falls NC
 35.33°N 82.73°W (Elev. 3284 ft)
3:04 pm EDT Sep 17, 2021
4pm EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 24, 2021
 
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