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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Overcast

65°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.01 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 May 4:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Galax VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Showers likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Memorial Day
Showers likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 72. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 11am, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. 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 May 27, 2018
4am EDT May 27, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2018
 
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