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Heavy rain could bring flash flooding to parts of southern Plains

Showers and thunderstorms associated with a slow-moving frontal system will bring heavy rainfall to parts of the southern Plains and mid-Mississippi Valley, which could result in flash flooding. The heaviest rainfall is expected across parts of northern Texas and southern Oklahoma. Some locations could see rainfall rates of up to 2 inches per hour.
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Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Partly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed W 7 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 7 Jul 1:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles NNW Newport VA

    • This
      Afternoon

      This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.

      Mostly Sunny

      High: 81 °F

    • Tonight

      Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 9 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Isolated
      T-storms

      Low: 67 °F

    • Wednesday

      Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 76 °F

    • Wednesday
      Night

      Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 11 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Slight Chance
      T-storms

      Low: 64 °F

    • Thursday

      Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

      Mostly Sunny
      then Slight
      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 79 °F

    • Thursday
      Night

      Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

      Chance
      Showers

      Low: 64 °F

    • Friday

      Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

      Partly Sunny

      High: 76 °F

    • Friday
      Night

      Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

      Partly Cloudy

      Low: 63 °F

    • Saturday

      Saturday: A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

      Chance
      T-storms

      High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind 9 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. West wind around 18 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. West wind 11 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Saturday
A chance of thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles NNW Newport VA
 37.36°N 80.53°W (Elev. 4049 ft)
8:00 am EDT Jul 7, 2015
1pm EDT Jul 7, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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