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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Martinsville (KMTV)

Lat: 36.63°NLon: 80.02°WElev: 942ft.

Overcast

78°F

26°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.10 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 30 Apr 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Rocky Mount VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 53. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 9 to 15 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

    Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 53. South wind 9 to 13 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 9 to 15 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Rocky Mount VA
 36.97°N 79.94°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
6:01 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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