Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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WEATHER SUMMARY FOR SW VA...SE WV...AND NW NC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
522 AM EDT THU SEP 3 2015

.WEATHER SUMMARY...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DRIFTED ACROSS MAINLY THE
NORTH AND EAST PART OF THE FORECAST AREA WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. A
FEW OF THE STORMS BECAME STRONG PRODUCING DAMAGING WINDS GUSTS
ACROSS ROCKBRIDGE COUNTY. THE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WERE
ASSOCIATED WITH A SOUTHEASTWARD MOVING UPPER-LEVEL DISTURBANCE.
THE ACTIVITY DISSIPATED QUICKLY AFTER SUNSET. OTHERWISE...IT WAS
PARTLY SUNNY AND HOT WEDNESDAY WITH HIGHS AGAIN IN THE 90S
PIEDMONT AND 80S WEST...WITH 70S CONFINED TO THE HIGHER MOUNTAIN
ELEVATIONS IN THE WEST.

EARLY THIS MORNING...SKIES WERE PARTLY CLOUDY WITH PATCHY DENSE FOG
IN THE VALLEYS. NO PRECIPITATION WAS NOTED SINCE MIDNIGHT. IT
CONTINUED TO BE MILD AND MUGGY WITH 5 AM TEMPERATURES MOSTLY IN
THE MID 60S...RANGING FROM 59 AT BOONE TO 67 AT ROANOKE.

.FORECAST SUMMARY...
SUMMER LIKE CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY WITH PARTLY SUNNY
SKIES. HIGHS WILL AGAIN BE IN THE 90S ACROSS THE PIEDMONT WITH 80S
IN THE WEST. ONLY THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE MOUNTAINS WILL
ESCAPE THE 80-DEGREE MARK AGAIN TODAY. ISOLATED TO SCATTERED
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING AFTERNOON
HEATING...ESPECIALLY ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS.

ON FRIDAY...A STRONGER BACKDOOR COLD FRONT WILL MOVE INTO THE
REGION FROM THE NORTHEAST. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL ACCOMPANY THE FRONT. DRIER AND SLIGHTLY COOLER
CONDITIONS WILL FOLLOW FOR THE WEEKEND...EXCEPT IN FAR SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA AND SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL CONTINUE ALONG
WITH WARMER MORE HUMID CONDITIONS.

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RAB


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