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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Martinsville (KMTV)

Lat: 36.63°NLon: 80.02°WElev: 942ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.26 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 May 10:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Rocky Mount VA

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Areas of fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Rocky Mount VA
 36.97°N 79.94°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
9:30 pm EDT May 28, 2015
11pm EDT May 28, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 4, 2015
 
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