Dangerous Winter Storm over the Northern Plains

A significant winter storm will continue to bring heavy snow and blizzard conditions to portions of the northern Plains through Tuesday evening. Snowfall amounts could reach one foot. Strong winds and very cold temperatures will also yield sub-zero wind chill readings and blowing snow. Reduced visibility from blowing snow could cause severe travel difficulties. Read More >

Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°NLon: 81.35°WElev: 2559ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 5 mph
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill36°F (2°C)
Last update 6 Dec 12:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Bland VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Rain likely, mainly before 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 8 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 44 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly before midnight, then a slight chance of light rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 48 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of rain showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Rain likely, mainly before 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 44. South wind 8 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly before midnight, then a slight chance of light rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Northwest wind 9 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of rain showers before 3pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 3pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 38. West wind 8 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Bland VA
 37.03°N 81.14°W (Elev. 2949 ft)
12:30 pm EST Dec 6, 2016
2pm EST Dec 6, 2016-6pm EST Dec 12, 2016
 
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