Major Heat Wave Expected for Two-Thirds of the U.S.

A dangerous and widespread summer heat wave is expected through this upcoming weekend across much of the Central and Eastern U.S. A large dome of high pressure will allow high temperatures to surge into the 90s and 100s in many locations, while heat indices will top 100 and approach 110 degrees or higher. There also will be no relief at night, as low temperatures remain in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

66°F

19°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jul 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Black Mountain NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Light west wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light west northwest wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Light west wind becoming south southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northwest wind around 6 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Light west northwest wind.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Black Mountain NC
 35.62°N 82.34°W (Elev. 2510 ft)
6:39 am EDT Jul 17, 2019
7am EDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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