Multi-Day and Region Severe Weather Event

A multi-day weather event with severe storms and heavy rain will impact several parts of the country. Thursday...A slight and enhanced risk of severe storms capable of tornadoes and extensive wind damage is expected across the central Gulf Coast states, South and Tennessee Valley; especially in Louisiana and Mississippi. Excessive rain is possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Ohio Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Partly Cloudy

59°F

15°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.99 in
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 6:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Galax VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  High near 63. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers, mainly before 11pm.  Low around 45. West wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 39 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 47 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 59. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 63. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday Night
Showers, mainly before 11pm. Low around 45. West wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Southwest wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Galax VA
 36.66°N 80.93°W (Elev. 2500 ft)
4:01 am EDT Apr 18, 2019
6am EDT Apr 18, 2019-6pm EDT Apr 24, 2019
 
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