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Heavy Rain Possible in the Southeast, while Severe Weather Expected in the Great Plains

Slow-moving convection will bring the threat of flash flooding today in the Southeast. Meanwhile, strong to severe thunderstorms are expected across the Great Plains and upper Mississippi River Valley this afternoon and evening. Primary threats will be thunderstorms with damaging winds, large hail, and locally heavy rain. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

75°F

24°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 59. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Scattered showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Memorial Day
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
6:01 pm EDT May 24, 2018
6pm EDT May 24, 2018-6pm EDT May 31, 2018
 
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