Heavy Snow Moving into the Great Lakes; Locally Heavy Rain with Mountain Snow Out West

A quick-moving weather system will continue to produce locally heavy snow across the Great Lakes today. Meanwhile, a series of storm systems will keep the West wet through this weekend, with several rounds of rainfall and widespread heavy snowfall across the terrain from the Cascades and Sierra to the central Rockies. Back East, freezing rain will develop across the Appalachians tonight. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

38°F

3°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.42 in (1031.3 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill33°F (1°C)
Last update 12 Dec 5:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NE Swannanoa NC

Winter Weather Advisory December 12, 09:00pm until December 13, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Freezing rain and sleet likely before 3am, then rain or freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am.  Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 30. East wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  Patchy fog. High near 44. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 44 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 41. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely, mainly before 8am, then a chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of rain after 9am.  Cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Chance Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Freezing rain and sleet likely before 3am, then rain or freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then rain after 4am. Patchy fog after 4am. Low around 30. East wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total nighttime ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Friday
Rain. Patchy fog. High near 44. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Patchy fog before 8pm. Low around 41. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely, mainly before 8am, then a chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. West northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West northwest wind around 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of rain after 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Rain, mainly after 8pm. Low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Rain, mainly before 1pm. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 27.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NE Swannanoa NC
 35.62°N 82.37°W (Elev. 2421 ft)
6:18 pm EST Dec 12, 2019
6pm EST Dec 12, 2019-6pm EST Dec 19, 2019
 
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