Severe Thunderstorms Possible From The Plains To The Great Lakes, Heat Wave To Continue Over The Southern U.S.

Scattered strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, isolated tornadoes, and heavy rainfall will be possible through tonight from the central Plains to the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. The heavy rainfall could lead to localized flash flooding. Excessive heat will persist across the southern Plains and Desert Southwest early this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

31°C

87°F

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 km/h
Barometer 1017.7 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint 17°C (63°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 18 Aug 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Crabtree Bald NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind around 10 km/h.  New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 28 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h.  New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Northwest wind around 10 km/h. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. North northwest wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 18. South southwest wind 5 to 8 km/h. New precipitation amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 24.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Showers likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 24. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Crabtree Bald NC
 35.64°N 82.92°W (Elev. 1090 m)
10:44 am EDT Aug 18, 2019
1pm EDT Aug 18, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
 
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