Flood Concerns in Parts of the East; Severe Weather for High Plains; Fire Weather in West

A stationary front will continue to produce thunderstorms and heavy rain that may result in flash flooding across the Carolinas and Mid-Atlantic today. Meanwhile, strong to isolated severe thunderstorms are possible from Montana to the southern Plains. Finally, a large area of elevated fire weather concerns with red flag warnings in effect across the West. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

A Few Clouds

81°F

27°C

Humidity 62%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 6 Aug 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Craggy Gardens NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 5pm.  Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 11pm. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then a slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. North wind around 7 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 58.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 5pm. Sunny, with a high near 70.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.
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Point Forecast:
Craggy Gardens NC
 35.69°N 82.39°W (Elev. 5144 ft)
2:58 pm EDT Aug 6, 2020
4pm EDT Aug 6, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 13, 2020
 
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