Thunderstorms and Flooding Along the Gulf Coast; Winter Returns in the Central Rockies

A stalled front along the west-central Gulf Coast will contribute to a few severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding over the next couple of days. Meanwhile, a vigorous system will produce heavy snow across the central Rockies into the High Plains the next few days. Finally, critical fire weather conditions are expected across the Four Corners region through Thursday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Overcast

68°F

20°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed W 10 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Apr 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Whitetop VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 40 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Low around 40. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers before 9am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 55.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
Whitetop VA
 36.6°N 81.61°W (Elev. 3678 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Apr 14, 2021
4pm EDT Apr 14, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 20, 2021
 
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