Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

73°F

23°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 Aug 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles W Busick NC

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 5am.  Patchy fog after 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am.  Patchy fog between 11am and 5pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely before 11pm, then rain likely, mainly between 11pm and 4am.  Patchy fog before 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 5am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 7am and 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 10am. Patchy fog between 11am and 5pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 62. North northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 11pm, then rain likely, mainly between 11pm and 4am. Patchy fog before 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. East wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. East southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of rain before 10am, then a chance of showers after 10am. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers between 11am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles W Busick NC
 35.77°N 82.27°W (Elev. 5823 ft)
7:23 pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
8pm EDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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