Active Weather Pattern To Persist Over The Eastern U.S Through Midweek

A slow moving low pressure system will bring rounds of showers and thunderstorms from the Middle Atlantic to the Southeast U.S over the next couple of days. Some of the storms could be severe especially over the Southeast. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for flooding of low lying and poor drainage areas.
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Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°NLon: 81.35°WElev: 2559ft.

Overcast

66°F

19°C

Humidity 70%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.90 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 May 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Marion VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then a chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

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

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then a chance of showers between 3pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. West wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly between 7pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Marion VA
 36.88°N 81.52°W (Elev. 2300 ft)
12:00 pm EDT May 3, 2016
12pm EDT May 3, 2016-6pm EDT May 9, 2016
 
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