Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fog/Mist

65°F

18°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in (1018.4 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light south wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light south wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.59°N 82.54°W (Elev. 2310 ft)
1:33 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
2am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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