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Severe Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain in Upper Midwest

A slow moving frontal boundary from the central Pains to the Upper Midwest will bring a potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rain. Rain amounts of 1-3 inches, with locally heavier amounts can be expected. The threat of severe weather moves into the Ohio Valley and Northeast on Tuesday. Monsoon moisture continues to bring the threat of flash flooding to the Southwest and southern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tazewell County Airport (KJFZ)

Lat: 37.06°NLon: 81.8°WElev: 2651ft.

Partly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.28 in
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Aug 5:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richlands VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Isolated
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Isolated showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 67. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then isolated showers between 8pm and 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
Richlands VA
 37.09°N 81.8°W (Elev. 2005 ft)
4:01 am EDT Aug 21, 2017
5am EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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