Severe Storms Across Portions of the Central U.S.; Wet and Windy in the Northwest

A few severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are expected this today across Kentucky, northeast Minnesota, and from southeast Colorado into the Oklahoma Panhandle. These storms may produce heavy rain and flooding in Kentucky. A strong cold front will sweep through the Northwest U.S. with rain, mountain snow and high winds. Heat and record high temperatures persist in the South. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed S 12 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1016.4 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 18 May 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Canton NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 81. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 6 to 8 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 87. South southwest wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Canton NC
 35.57°N 82.85°W (Elev. 3284 ft)
10:39 am EDT May 18, 2022
1pm EDT May 18, 2022-6pm EDT May 24, 2022
 
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