Summer Heat Continues For Several Spots, While Severe Storms With Torrential Rainfall Will Threaten The Northeast into Mid-Atlantic Region

More summer heat is expected for parts of the West, South and Northeast before focusing over the southern Plains later this week. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for parts of the West, while Heat Advisories blanket each region. A strong cold front will clash with a hot, very moist air mass for afternoon/evening severe storms w/ high winds and intense rainfall from the Northeast to Mid-Atl. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Mostly Cloudy

74°F

23°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jul 6:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Whitetop VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers between 11am and 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 68. 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: 68 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 70 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57. North wind around 7 mph becoming southeast after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. South wind around 7 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind 7 to 13 mph.
Friday
Scattered showers between 11am and 2pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8am and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Whitetop VA
 36.66°N 81.55°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
6:31 pm EDT Jul 17, 2018
7pm EDT Jul 17, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2018
 
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