Critical Fire Weather Threats in the West; Storms in the High Plains

Gusty winds, very dry conditions, and areas of dry thunderstorms are producing Critical fire weather threats across the Great Basin, Northern Rockies, and into the Northern High Plains. Severe storms in the High Plains are primarily expected to contain damaging winds and large hail. Near record heat in the South and Central High Plains and the Northeast. Heat builds into the Southwest this week. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Partly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1014.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 11 Aug 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Burnsville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then isolated showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Isolated
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Areas Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  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 then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm.  High near 82. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 82. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 4am, then isolated showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. High near 82. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 81. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 4pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. High near 80. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Burnsville NC
 35.91°N 82.31°W (Elev. 2831 ft)
4:53 pm EDT Aug 11, 2020
5pm EDT Aug 11, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 18, 2020
 
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