Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
AWUS81 KRNK 242100
Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
500 PM EDT Mon Oct 24 2016
Beginning Monday morning, clear skies prevailed across the region,
as a calm autumn day treated most of the forecast area. To begin
the day, Low temperatures ranged from the mid 40s to mid 50s.
Conditions warmed up quickly during the late morning to early
afternoon hours, allowing temperatures to rise into mid 70s
across the Piedmont, while ranging from low to mid 60s in the
mountains. Northwest winds moderated today, at times gusting to
above twenty miles an hour, especially across the higher
elevations. No precipitation occurred today.
High pressure returns to the region Tuesday through Wednesday
evening, allowing temperatures in the 60s for most during this
period. There is a chance for frost in the Greenbrier and New
River Valleys early Tuesday morning, especially on elevated
surfaces. A cold front will move through the area on Thursday
which may result in showers during the evening hours. High
pressure briefly returns to the area on Friday before yet another
cold front crosses the region on Saturday.