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Severe Thunderstorms in the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms move into the South/Central Plains and Mississippi Valley this afternoon; and into the central Gulf States on Saturday. Storms may contain very heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds. High fire danger caused by hot and dry conditions, and strong winds continue in the southern Plains; while an active weather pattern keeps conditions wet with heavy mountain snows out west. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.44 in
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Mar 9:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2096 ft)
8:31 am EDT Mar 24, 2017
9am EDT Mar 24, 2017-6pm EDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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