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Heavy rain, mountain snow and strong winds in the western U.S. this week

The western U.S. will experience active weather yet again this week as significant Pacific moisture brings rain and mountain snow to the region. This heavy rain will bring flood concerns to parts of WA, OR and CA. Very heavy snow is possible in the Sierra, Cascades, Great Basin and parts of the northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast and Windy

53°F

12°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 28 G 33 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 18 Jan 4:05 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Whitetop VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 9am, then a slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Windy

    High: 46 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain, mainly after 11pm.  Low around 44. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain, mainly before 11am, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy, with a west wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Patchy drizzle with a chance of rain before 9am, then a slight chance of showers between 9am and 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46. Windy, with a west wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 43 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind 7 to 10 mph.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 53. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Rain, mainly after 11pm. Low around 44. South wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain, mainly before 11am, then a chance of showers after 2pm. High near 52. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers. Low around 43. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Whitetop VA
 36.62°N 81.61°W (Elev. 3901 ft)
12:01 am EST Jan 18, 2017
4am EST Jan 18, 2017-6pm EST Jan 24, 2017
 
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