Severe Thunderstorm Outbreak and Risk of Flooding Today into Tonight

An outbreak of severe thunderstorms is expected from the lower Mississippi Valley toward the lower Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Tornadoes, strong to potentially intense, as well as damaging winds and hail are expected. Heavy to excessive rain from training thunderstorms in this area may lead to flooding. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

19°C

66°F

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 13 km/h
Barometer 1009.8 mb (29.88 in)
Dewpoint 9°C (48°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 24 Mar 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Craggy Gardens NC

Wind Advisory March 25, 12:00am until March 25, 08:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 11 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am.  Patchy fog before 8am. High near 18. Windy, with a west southwest wind 37 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny
    and Windy

    High: 18 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 27 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 15.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 15 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 6 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 10.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 10 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: -1 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 11. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 23 to 28 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 60 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am. Patchy fog before 8am. High near 18. Windy, with a west southwest wind 37 to 45 km/h, with gusts as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6. Breezy, with a west northwest wind 27 to 37 km/h, with gusts as high as 55 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17. West wind 23 to 29 km/h, with gusts as high as 45 km/h.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Northwest wind 13 to 16 km/h becoming south southeast after midnight.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 15.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 6.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 10.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around -1.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 9.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 1.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 7.
Friday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 13. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Craggy Gardens NC
 35.73°N 82.33°W (Elev. 1363 m)
6:49 pm EDT Mar 24, 2023
10pm EDT Mar 24, 2023-6pm EDT Mar 31, 2023
 
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