Will Asheville break its annual rainfall record this week?

Will the Asheville area break its annual rainfall this week? The Asheville Citizen-Times predicts we might:

From the Asheville Citizen-Times

Showers on the way for Thursday and Friday may be just enough to nudge Asheville to a yearly rainfall record.

Unfortunately, it all starts on Halloween….

This week’s precipitation, arriving ahead of a cold front, may be just enough to set a yearly rainfall record for Asheville. Through Monday, the city was about an inch short of the 64.91-inch record set in 1973.

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Editor Margaret Williams first wrote for Xpress in 1994. An Alabama native, she has lived in Western North Carolina since 1987 and completed her Masters of Liberal Arts & Sciences from UNC-Asheville in 2016. Follow me @mvwilliams

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