Severe Thunderstorms Forecast for Portions of the Plains, Mississippi Valley, and Mid South

Intense and widespread severe thunderstorms are expected Friday afternoon into the overnight hours across parts of the middle Mississippi Valley and Mid-South vicinity, eastward to the lower Ohio and Tennessee Valleys. Strong and damaging wind gusts are forecast along with several strong tornadoes. Farther north, heavy snow and blizzard conditions are possible over the Upper Midwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 23%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles N Asheville NC

High Wind Watch April 1, 12:00am until April 2, 06:00am
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High Wind Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am.  High near 76. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Sunny and
    Windy

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Windy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Low around 57. Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 19 to 24 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 38 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am. High near 76. Windy, with a west wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 28 to 33 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 50 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 33 mph, with gusts as high as 50 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 67.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles N Asheville NC
 35.59°N 82.57°W (Elev. 2119 ft)
12:37 pm EDT Mar 30, 2023
5pm EDT Mar 30, 2023-6pm EDT Apr 6, 2023
 
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