Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fog/Mist

62°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1020.1 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 9pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of rain before 1pm, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. East southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 2pm and 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Asheville NC
 35.59°N 82.48°W (Elev. 2192 ft)
6:32 am EDT Sep 22, 2018
7am EDT Sep 22, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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