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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

49°F

9°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Jan 5:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Ripplemead VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Low around 43. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Breezy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Low around 43. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Breezy, with a southwest wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow showers before 11pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 11pm and 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Breezy, with a west wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. Breezy.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Ripplemead VA
 37.41°N 80.61°W (Elev. 3035 ft)
5:01 pm EST Jan 21, 2018
6pm EST Jan 21, 2018-6pm EST Jan 28, 2018
 
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