Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Great Lakes into Ohio Valley; Heavy to Excessive Rainfall Over the Southern Plains

Severe thunderstorms will race along a cold front from the Upper Mississippi Valley into the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley with the main threat being damaging winds. The tail end of this front will possibly produce heavy to excessive rainfall across the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley through Saturday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

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Humidity NA
Wind Speed NA
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Dewpoint N/A
Visibility NA
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Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Whitetop VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Southwest wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. West wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind 6 to 8 mph becoming southeast in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Whitetop VA
 36.66°N 81.55°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
10:01 am EDT Sep 21, 2018
10am EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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