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Severe Thunderstorms for the Midwest, Monsoon in the Southwest, Heat Continues in Southern and Central U.S on Wednesday

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday in portions of the Midwest. Heavy rain, hail and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures continue in the Southern Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories are in effect. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

19°C

67°F

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed E 7 km/h
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 15°C (59°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 26 Jul 9:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 13 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. East wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 5 to 8 km/h becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between 5 and 7.5 mm possible.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. West wind 8 to 13 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 7.5 mm and 1 cm possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 639 m)
7:31 am EDT Jul 26, 2017
9am EDT Jul 26, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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