Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

55°F

13°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 8:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Virginia Tech Airport VA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy dense fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then becoming sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Patchy Dense
    Fog then
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then becoming sunny, with a high near 77. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Virginia Tech Airport VA
 37.22°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
8:00 am EDT May 24, 2016
8am EDT May 24, 2016-6pm EDT May 30, 2016
 
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