Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
AWUS81 KRNK 232157
Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
457 PM EST Thu Feb 23 2017
Temperatures began the day on Thursday in the lower to middle 40s.
Low level moisture remained in place across much of the region,
allowing Fog to remain rather dense through the mid morning hours.
High pressure has remained over the mid Atlantic region,
resulting in highs in the 60s for portions of southeast West
Virginia with low 70s prevalent east of the Blue Ridge. Cloud
cover has been varied throughout the region, with a few sprinkles
reported across the mountainous areas.
Temperatures are expected to remain warmer than normal to end the
work week, with record high temperatures possible again on
Friday. A cold front will slowly move into the area on Saturday,
bringing a possibility of showers and storms, along with cooler
temperatures. Highs in the 60s are expected Saturday, with 40 and
50 degree temperatures likely Sunday afternoon. Another early week
warmup is expected next week, along with a few frontal systems
slated to introduce precipitation chances Monday evening, and
again on Thursday.