Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible in Portions of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic and Appalachians. A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible in the West and Northwest

Rain and thunderstorms are expected over much of the Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, and central Appalachians. Locally heavy rain is possible, with flash flooding possible over some areas. A few severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the western and northwestern U.S. today and Friday.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed NW 7 mph
Barometer 29.70 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 5 May 11:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Blacksburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers.  High near 48. Northwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers before 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers. High near 48. Northwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Northwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers before 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Blacksburg VA
 37.26°N 80.4°W (Elev. 2198 ft)
10:30 am EDT May 5, 2016
11am EDT May 5, 2016-6pm EDT May 11, 2016
 
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