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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

Strong winds and very low humidity will create dangerous fire weather conditions in parts of the Desert Southwest and southern High Plains on Thursday. Any fires that ignite tomorrow could rapidly grow out of control in this region. Fire Weather Watches and Red Flag Warnings are in effect for these areas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson, Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3179ft.

Overcast

52°F

11°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed W 17 G 24 mph
Barometer 29.52 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 25 May 4:00 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Whitetop VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after noon.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind around 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after noon. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a west wind 11 to 16 mph increasing to 17 to 22 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy, with a west wind around 24 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a west wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. West wind 10 to 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Whitetop VA
 36.62°N 81.61°W (Elev. 3901 ft)
12:31 am EDT May 25, 2017
3am EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 31, 2017
 
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