Severe Thunderstorm and Heavy Rain Threat Along the East Coast

Severe thunderstorms capable of widespread damaging winds and a few tornadoes will shift across the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast states today and tonight. Heavy rainfall and a risk of flash flooding is also present as tropical moisture streams north along the East Coast. The highest threat exists from the Carolinas into New England. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

64°F

18°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.44 in (994.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

Flood Warning until April 20, 09:40pm
Flash Flood Warning until April 19, 06:00pm
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Flood Warning
Flash Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until April 20, 09:40pm
    Flash Flood Warning until April 19, 06:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then isolated showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, mainly after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Scattered showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 43.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some storms could be severe, with damaging winds. Cloudy, with a high near 63. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then isolated showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Scattered showers, mainly after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. South wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Scattered showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 1982 ft)
2:58 pm EDT Apr 19, 2019
5pm EDT Apr 19, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 26, 2019
 
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