Severe Storms Continue Over the Central Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes will continue over the central and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain with localized flash flooding remains possible over the central Appalachians and lower Mississippi Valley. Heavy snow and cold temperatures continue from the central Plains to the northern Rockies.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Franklin / J B Rose (KFKN)

Lat: 36.7°NLon: 76.9°WElev: 39ft.

Mostly Cloudy

83°F

28°C

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed S 10 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 2 May 3:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Franklin VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 77. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 11 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 77. West wind 9 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Franklin VA
 36.68°N 76.94°W (Elev. 49 ft)
3:52 pm EDT May 2, 2016
4pm EDT May 2, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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