Heavy Rain Threat Along Central Gulf Coast and in the Pacific Northwest

Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding remains likely along the central Gulf Coast into the weekend from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain and some high elevation snow with the arrival of cooler temperatures to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread elevated fire threat possible from the Great Basin into the northern/central Plains. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.18 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 17 Sep 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WSW Newfound NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. South southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 1am. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WSW Newfound NC
 35.59°N 82.79°W (Elev. 3422 ft)
3:43 am EDT Sep 17, 2021
4am EDT Sep 17, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 23, 2021
 
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