Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Overcast

28°C

82°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed N 15 km/h
Barometer 1017.8 mb (30.15 in)
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index29°C (85°F)
Last update 26 Jul 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon.  New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 33 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 30 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 31 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 33. North northwest wind 8 to 11 km/h becoming west in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Calm wind becoming north northwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Calm wind. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. North northwest wind 5 to 13 km/h becoming south in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Saturday
A chance of showers between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 31.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 604 m)
10:43 am EDT Jul 26, 2016
11am EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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