Zeta Landfall Expected Wednesday; Southern Plains Snow and Ice to Taper Off

Areas of snow, sleet, and freezing rain will slowly taper off across portions of the southern Plains on Wednesday as warmer air is drawn north ahead of Zeta. Zeta is forecast to bring hurricane conditions, life-threatening storm surge, and heavy rainfall to portions of the northern Gulf Coast by Wednesday evening. Heavy rainfall is expected through Thursday along Zeta's track to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Mostly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Oct 11:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Max Patch NC

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy dense fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy dense fog.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Dense
    Fog

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers.  Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 59. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers.  High near 64. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Windy

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 45.

    Chance Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy dense fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers. Patchy fog before 3am. Low around 59. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers. High near 64. Windy, with a south southeast wind 23 to 33 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a southwest wind 17 to 22 mph becoming west northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Max Patch NC
 35.8°N 82.96°W (Elev. 4022 ft)
10:02 pm EDT Oct 27, 2020
12am EDT Oct 28, 2020-6pm EST Nov 2, 2020
 
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