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Multi Day Severe Weather Event Underway across the Gulf Coast and Southeast

Severe thunderstorms with very large hail, damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible across portions of the Lower Mississippi Valley and Central Gulf Coast into Sunday morning. The threat will shift to the southeast coast to central Florida Sunday. Meanwhile in the west, heavy rain and mountain snow will continue from California to the southern Rockies. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Asheville, Asheville Regional Airport (KAVL)

Lat: 35.43°NLon: 82.54°WElev: 2165ft.

Rain Fog/Mist

11°C

52°F

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 1008.1 mb (29.79 in)
Dewpoint 10°C (50°F)
Visibility 6 km
Last update 21 Jan 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Asheville NC

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 16. East northeast wind around 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 16 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then showers after 4am.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 11. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 km/h after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Showers
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 10am. High near 17. East southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 17 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain likely after 4am.  Low around 8. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.

    Showers

    Low: 8 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Rain likely before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 3pm, then a chance of rain after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 11 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 3 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 12 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 3.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 3 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 16. East northeast wind around 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3am and 4am, then showers after 4am. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 11. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 km/h after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Sunday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy fog before 10am. High near 17. East southeast wind 10 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely between 11pm and 4am, then rain likely after 4am. Low around 8. Southeast wind 10 to 14 km/h becoming northwest in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 cm possible.
Monday
Rain likely before 8am, then showers likely between 8am and 3pm, then a chance of rain after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 11. West northwest wind 11 to 16 km/h increasing to 24 to 29 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 47 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of rain, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 3.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 12.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 17.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 8.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around -1. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 4.
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Point Forecast:
Asheville NC
 35.57°N 82.54°W (Elev. 604 m)
1:01 pm EST Jan 21, 2017
2pm EST Jan 21, 2017-6pm EST Jan 27, 2017
 
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