Excessive Heat Lingers in the Southwest; Severe Thunderstorms; Tropical Storm Cristobal

Excessive Heat will continue today over central California and parts of the Southwest including Las Vegas and Phoenix. Severe thunderstorms are forecast over parts of the Upper Midwest and southern Plains today, along with the Mid-Atlantic. Tropical Storm Cristobal is forecast to re-emerge over the southern Gulf of Mexico Friday and move north into the north-central Gulf of Mexico this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

20°C

68°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1014.4 mb (30.04 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 13 km
Last update 4 Jun 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chimney Rock NC

  • Today

    Today: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 24.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 24 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 10 km/h in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. South southwest wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. West northwest wind 8 to 10 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 27. West northwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24.
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Point Forecast:
Chimney Rock NC
 35.43°N 82.25°W (Elev. 856 m)
6:27 am EDT Jun 4, 2020
8am EDT Jun 4, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 10, 2020
 
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