Severe Storms in the Plains; Heavy Rain Potential in the Plains and Southeast

An approaching cold front will produce severe storms, including a few possible tornadoes and flash flooding across the Plains today. A stationary front along the Southeast coast and Florida continues the threat for heavy rainfall and widespread potential for flooding. The heat continues across much of the Southwest, and is building across the Southern Plains once again. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1017.0 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 17 Aug 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 3pm and 5pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.59°N 82.54°W (Elev. 2310 ft)
6:23 am EDT Aug 17, 2019
11am EDT Aug 17, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2019
 
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