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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

48°F

9°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.88 in
Dewpoint 20°F (-7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 25 Apr 4:35 am EDT

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°N Lon: 81.42°W Elev: 3179ft.

For More Weather Information:

Blacksburg, VA Local Forecast Office

Sparta NC

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain

    High: 53 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Rain
    Likely

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 58 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly after 10am. High near 53. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Breezy.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Sparta NC
 36.49°N 81.12°W (Elev. 2989 ft)
Last Update: 4:30 am EDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 5am EDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 1, 2015
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