Major Winter Storm System Will Bring A Variety Of Impacts To The Central, Southern, And Eastern U.S. Through The Weekend

An impactful winter storm will track from the Plains to New England through Sunday, with bitter cold behind it. Heavy snow is likely from the Corn Belt to interior Northeast, with significant ice accumulations in the Ohio Valley and New England. Farther south, heavy rain could lead to flooding in the Tennessee Valley on Saturday, with isolated severe thunderstorms in the lower Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.13 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 18 Jan 10:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Busick NC

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog after 9pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 36 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 11am, then showers, mainly after 11am.  High near 48. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 29. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of snow showers and sleet before 7am, then a chance of snow showers between 7am and 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Blustery.
    Chance
    Snow/Sleet
    then Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 30 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 10 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog after 9pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 7 mph after midnight. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain likely before 11am, then showers, mainly after 11am. High near 48. South southeast wind 7 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then rain likely, mainly between 1am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 29. South wind 8 to 15 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of snow showers and sleet before 7am, then a chance of snow showers between 7am and 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Blustery, with a northwest wind 16 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 9pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 9pm and 5am, then a chance of snow showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Busick NC
 35.77°N 82.19°W (Elev. 3392 ft)
9:59 am EST Jan 18, 2019
11am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 24, 2019
 
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