Significant Flooding to Continue Across Portions of the South; Another Round of Heavy Snows Across the Desert Southwest through Tonight

Periods of heavy rainfall will continue to enhance river flooding and the risk for flash flooding from the Ohio and Mississippi Valleys to the Deep South through this weekend. Additionally, severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and a few tornadoes are possible across this region on Saturday. Heavy snows, even in lower elevations, return to the Desert Southwest through tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 21 Feb 10:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until February 22, 07:00pm

    NOW until
    7:00pm Fri

    Flood Watch

  • Today

    Today: Rain likely, mainly before noon.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly after 11pm.  Patchy fog after 8pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers.  Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 5pm. High near 49. East southeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely before 4am, then rain likely after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 50 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers after 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain likely, mainly before noon. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 57. North northwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain before 9pm, then showers likely, mainly after 11pm. Patchy fog after 8pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 45. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers. Patchy fog before 10am, then patchy fog after 5pm. High near 49. East southeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers likely before 4am, then rain likely after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 42. East southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 4am, then a chance of rain between 4am and 5am, then a chance of showers after 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 1982 ft)
9:29 am EST Feb 21, 2019
11am EST Feb 21, 2019-6pm EST Feb 27, 2019
 
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