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Major to record flooding continues over portions of the central U.S. Severe thunderstorms possible from the Mid Atlantic to the Northeast U.S.

Major to record flooding will continue over portions of eastern Oklahoma, northern Arkansas, Missouri, Illinois, and Indiana. Rivers will gradually recede over the next several days. Additional strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible Monday afternoon and evening over portions of the Mid Atlantic and Northeast U.S.Damaging winds, large hail, and isolated tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 May 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 9 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 13 to 16 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

    Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 1pm and 5pm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers between 7pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West wind 13 to 16 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.22°N 80.44°W (Elev. 2018 ft)
1:01 am EDT May 1, 2017
1am EDT May 1, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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