Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fog/Mist

54°F

12°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Craggy Gardens NC

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Cloudy, then becoming mostly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south southeast in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Cloudy, then becoming mostly sunny during the afternoon, with a high near 71. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph becoming south southeast in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 56. South wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers before 10am, then a slight chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 17 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Breezy, with a southwest wind 14 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Craggy Gardens NC
 35.71°N 82.39°W (Elev. 4554 ft)
3:52 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
4am EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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