Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
AWUS81 KRNK 270927
Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
527 AM EDT FRI MAY 27 2016
Light rain showers early Thursday gave way TO partly cloudy skies
and warm humid conditions during the afternoon. Isolated to
scattered rain showers and thunderstorms developing mainly west of
the Blue Ridge during the afternoon hours...generally dissipating
during the evening. Afternoon temperatures were mostly in the mid
70s across the mountains to the lower 80s across the Piedmont.
Early this morning...skies were partly cloudy with areas of fog.
Temperatures were mostly in the upper 50s to mid 60s across the
region with high relative humidity values. At 5 am
EDT...temperatures ranged from 57 at Lewisburg and Marion...to 67
at Reidsville and Mt. Airy.
Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms will be possible
again this afternoon...mainly west of the Blue Ridge. For the
weekend...a tropical low pressure area is slated to move northwest
from the Bahamas into the Carolinas. This promises to bring our
region a wet Sunday into the first part of next week with
scattered to numerous showers and thunderstorms along with locally
heavy rainfall. Otherwise...it will remain warm and humid with
highs in the 70s to lower 80s and lows mainly in the 60s.