Thunderstorms, Some Severe, and Heavy Rainfall Across the East

A cold front moving into the eastern U.S. will bring widespread thunderstorms and locally heavy rain to the eastern states. Excessive rain will be possible across the Mid-South and widespread flash flooding will be possible. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds may occur in the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast. Out west, windy, dry conditions are keeping fire weather threats elevated-to-critical. Read More >

Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Mostly Cloudy

65°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 26 Sep 12:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Galax VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain.  High near 65. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog before 4am, then patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Rain. High near 65. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then showers likely after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Galax VA
 36.66°N 80.93°W (Elev. 2500 ft)
10:00 pm EDT Sep 25, 2018
12am EDT Sep 26, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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