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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Partly Cloudy

9°C

49°F

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed SE 6 km/h
Barometer 1025.3 mb (30.30 in)
Dewpoint 2°C (35°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 28 Feb 8:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 8 to 16 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 21 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 23 to 29 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 3 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 12. North northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -1.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -1 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 9.

    Sunny

    High: 9 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -3 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 12.

    Sunny

    High: 12 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. South wind 8 to 16 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly before 4am. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. South southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 22. South wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 18 to 23 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 3. West southwest wind 23 to 29 km/h becoming north northwest after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 12. North northwest wind 18 to 27 km/h, with gusts as high as 42 km/h.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -1.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 9.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -3.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 12.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 0.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 5.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 18.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 604 m)
7:02 am EST Feb 28, 2017
9am EST Feb 28, 2017-6pm EST Mar 6, 2017
 
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