Regional Weather Summary
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA
AWUS81 KRNK 250815
Weather Summary for SW VA...SE WV...and NW NC
National Weather Service Blacksburg VA
315 AM EST Sat Feb 25 2017
A weak high pressure centered along the Mid Atlantic coast
provided partly sunny conditions Friday. High temperatures
Friday afternoon ranged from around 70 degrees in the mountains to
the mid 70s in the Piedmont.
A cold front approached from the West Friday night into Saturday
morning. Ahead of the front, showers and a few thunderstorms are
expected to impact the area. Early Saturday morning temperatures
were mild with readings from the upper 40s in the northwest
mountains to the lower 60s in Piedmont. Behind the front, cold
air will push into our region quickly and gusty northwest gusty
will develop especially across the higher terrain.
A cold front with its associated convection will move east across
the region today and move into the Atlantic ocean by tonight.
Behind the front, gusty northwest winds will transport cold air
into our region tonight into Sunday. High pressure will build
across our region Sunday into Sunday night.