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Strong thunderstorms possible from southwestern Texas to northern Maine

Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible today from southwestern Texas to northern Maine. Primary threats will be damaging wind gusts and marginally severe hail. Moderate to heavy rainfall could also produce flash flooding from central and northern Texas to the lower Mississippi Valley and Ohio Valley.
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Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Mostly Cloudy

81°F

27°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 30 May 4:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNE Blacksburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Isolated Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Isolated
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Sunday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Calm wind becoming west around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNE Blacksburg VA
 37.26°N 80.4°W (Elev. 2198 ft)
4:00 pm EDT May 30, 2015
5pm EDT May 30, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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