Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
AWUS81 KRNK 220842
Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
342 AM EST Wed Feb 22 2017
High pressure moved offshore Tuesday ahead of a weak cold
front approaching from the west. Under plenty of mid and high
level clouds, High temperatures Tuesday afternoon were mild with
readings from the mid 50s to the lower 60s.
Moisture slowly increased Tuesday night into Wednesday morning.
Some scattered showers and pocket of light rain moved east across
the region. Early Wednesday morning temperatures varied from near
40 degrees in the mountains to around 50 degrees in the Piedmont.
Winds were light and variable.
An upper level low to our south along with a weakening surface
cold front will serve as a focus for clouds and showers today
into tonight. A warm front returns northward across the region on
Thursday, focusing additional opportunities for rain showers.
Unusually warm conditions for this time of year should continue
through the remainder of the week, with additional precipitation