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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Mar 9:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain or drizzle after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of drizzle or light rain between 11am and 2pm.  Patchy fog between 11am and 2pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Light Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely before 8am, then rain between 8am and 11am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  High near 62. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Light and variable wind.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain or drizzle after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of drizzle or light rain between 11am and 2pm. Patchy fog between 11am and 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely before 8am, then rain between 8am and 11am, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. High near 62. Southeast wind around 8 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
7:30 am EDT Mar 29, 2017
9am EDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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