Widespread Summer Heat; Enhanced Severe Weather

A large ridge of high pressure continues to deliver summer heat w/ humidity in several sections of the country. Excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect across the Desert Southwest, south-central Plains, Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley and a small part of the Mid-Atlantic. Meanwhile, an enhanced risk of organized severe thunderstorms is possible from Iowa to Illinois and Indiana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

68°F

20°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.19 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ENE Craggy Gardens NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 5 to 7 mph becoming west southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. West northwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then a chance of showers between 10pm and 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ENE Craggy Gardens NC
 35.71°N 82.36°W (Elev. 4774 ft)
10:30 pm EDT Aug 19, 2019
1am EDT Aug 20, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2019
 
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