Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding in the Central U.S.; A Dangerous Heatwave Coming to the West

A slow moving cold front will bring multiple rounds of widespread heavy rain, localized flash flooding, and severe thunderstorms from the central Plains into the Great Lakes through Saturday. A dangerous heatwave with record breaking and triple digit temperatures is expected this weekend into next week over the Northwest U.S. Excessive Heat Watches and Warnings have been issued. Read More >

7-Day Forecast 36.81°N 79.4°W (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Chatham VA
Issued by: National Weather Service Blacksburg, VA
Last Update: 7:30 pm EDT Jun 24, 2021
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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear



    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny



    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy



    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear



    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 50%.



    Chatham VA
     36.81°N 79.4°W (Elev. 699 ft)

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