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Heavy rain, thunderstorms possible across Southeast

A slow-moving storm system in the Gulf of Mexico will bring shower and thunderstorms across the Southeast and Gulf Coast on Tuesday. Heavy rain is possible for some locations. A few of the thunderstorms could become severe, especially across central and southern Florida.
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Fair

53°F

12°C

Humidity 45%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 32°F (0°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 28 Apr 11:35 am EDT

Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°N Lon: 81.35°W Elev: 2559ft.

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Blacksburg, VA Local Forecast Office

6 Miles WNW Elk Creek VA

7 Day Forecast

  • This
    Afternoon

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 55 °F

  • Tonight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 55. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Wednesday
A chance of rain, mainly between 8am and noon, then a chance of showers after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between noon and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 6 Miles WNW Elk Creek VA
 36.75°N 81.28°W (Elev. 3684 ft)
Last Update: 11:30 am EDT Apr 28, 2015
Forecast Valid: 1pm EDT Apr 28, 2015-6pm EDT May 4, 2015
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