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Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 30.07 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 5:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely.  Low around 58. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, mainly before 11am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then showers likely. Low around 58. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, mainly before 11am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 72. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48. Light northwest wind.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
4:00 pm EDT Sep 26, 2016
5pm EDT Sep 26, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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