Wintry Weather in the Northern Tier; Fire Weather Threats in Southern California

Two Canadian systems will produce heavy snow downwind of Great Lakes Erie and Ontario, and a wintry mix in the Mississippi and Ohio Valleys. Snow, heavy in places, will spread across the Rockies and 4-Corners area through early this week. A developing system in southern California may produce high winds and critical fire weather threats, and, areas of heavy rain early this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

35°F

2°C

Humidity 64%
Wind Speed SW 3 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 24°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 8:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Max Patch NC

Winter Weather Advisory January 17, 10:00pm until January 18, 12:00pm
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Winter Weather Advisory
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow Showers
    Likely

    Low: 26 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 33 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a slight chance of snow between midnight and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Slight
    Chance Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Snow showers likely, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 26. West wind 8 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of around an inch possible.
M.L.King Day
A 40 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 33. West northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. West northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 43. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before midnight, then a slight chance of snow between midnight and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 10 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow before 7am, then a chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Max Patch NC
 35.77°N 82.91°W (Elev. 3054 ft)
7:34 pm EST Jan 17, 2021
9pm EST Jan 17, 2021-6pm EST Jan 24, 2021
 
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