A Sweltering Heat Wave For The West

A sweltering heat wave with record breaking temperatures is expected the rest of the week in much of the West, as a large dome of high pressure builds and expands across the region. Numerous excessive heat warnings and advisories are already in effect across Arizona, California and Nevada. Also, locally heavy rain is possible in the Lower Mississippi Valley and Southeast over the next few days. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fog/Mist

19°C

66°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed SE 7 km/h
Barometer 1020.0 mb (30.19 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (64°F)
Visibility 4.02 km
Last update 26 May 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chimney Rock NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Patchy fog between 2pm and 3pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 20. East wind 8 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 20 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog between 4am and 5am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind around 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers.  Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 19. East northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 19 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming southeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 16 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 23 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 16 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Patchy fog between 2pm and 3pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 20. East wind 8 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog between 4am and 5am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 16. East wind around 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
Showers. Patchy fog before 2pm. High near 19. East northeast wind 14 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 29 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 5 to 14 km/h becoming southeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 23. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 11.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
Chimney Rock NC
 35.43°N 82.25°W (Elev. 856 m)
6:22 am EDT May 26, 2020
9am EDT May 26, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2020
 
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