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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Luray Caverns (KLUA)

Lat: 38.67°NLon: 78.5°WElev: 902ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 12:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NW Etlan VA

  • Overnight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Independence Day
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Showers likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NW Etlan VA
 38.58°N 78.37°W (Elev. 3199 ft)
10:38 pm EDT Jun 30, 2015
2am EDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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