Severe Storms & Heavy Rainfall Possible in the Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

Scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall are possible across portions of the Plains today. Meanwhile, dry weather and gusty winds will result in critical fire weather conditions across the Great Basin and northern Rockies. Elsewhere, tropical storm Dorian in the Atlantic is expected to slowly strengthen and will likely approach the Lesser Antilles by Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Aug 7:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Whitetop VA

  • Today

    Today: Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 70 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Southeast wind around 11 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Whitetop VA
 36.62°N 81.61°W (Elev. 3901 ft)
7:01 am EDT Aug 25, 2019
7am EDT Aug 25, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 31, 2019
 
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