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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Partly Cloudy

79°F

26°C

Humidity 66%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 21 Aug 3:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Ivanhoe VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Isolated showers between midnight and 3am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Isolated showers between midnight and 3am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. West wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers between 7pm and 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Ivanhoe VA
 36.8°N 81°W (Elev. 2474 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
4pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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