Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

South Hill, Mecklenburg-Brunswick Regional Airport (KAVC)

Lat: 36.69°NLon: 78.05°WElev: 443ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 21 Sep 3:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blackstone VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  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: 84 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southwest wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Light and variable wind becoming northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. 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. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 68. North wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 61. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
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Point Forecast:
Blackstone VA
 37.08°N 78°W (Elev. 433 ft)
12:01 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
3pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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