Flooding Threat from Western Monsoon; Hot in the South; Severe Storms Possible in the southern Mid-Atlantic

Heavy rainfall from monsoonal activity will continue the potential for flash flooding, especially in complex terrain, burn scars, and urban areas from the northern Great Basin to the southern Rockies today. Dangerous heat and humidity continues across the Deep South today. Strong to severe storms with damaging wind and perhaps a tornado may impact southern portions of the Mid Atlantic today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair with Haze

73°F

23°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 Aug 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Craggy Gardens NC

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.  New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming north northeast 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Craggy Gardens NC
 35.67°N 82.39°W (Elev. 3868 ft)
5:51 am EDT Aug 1, 2021
9am EDT Aug 1, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 7, 2021
 
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