Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°NLon: 81.35°WElev: 2559ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.23 in
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 9:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Marion VA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 58 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light southeast wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Marion VA
 36.88°N 81.52°W (Elev. 2300 ft)
9:30 am EDT May 27, 2016
10am EDT May 27, 2016-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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