Tropical Storm and Storm Surge Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast; Severe Thunderstorms Return to the Northern Plains This Weekend

Tropical Storm Cristobal will move over the central Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, and be near the northern Gulf of Mexico coast on Sunday. Warnings have been issued for life-threatening storm surge and tropical storm force winds. Heavy rain and high surf/rip currents are also expected. There is an enhanced risk for severe thunderstorms across parts of the northern Plains Saturday and Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Hillsville (KHLX)

Lat: 36.77°NLon: 80.82°WElev: 2736ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Jun 6:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Galax VA

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Light north wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light northwest wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Light north wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a chance of showers between 11pm and 5am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Galax VA
 36.66°N 80.93°W (Elev. 2500 ft)
7:00 am EDT Jun 6, 2020
7am EDT Jun 6, 2020-6pm EDT Jun 12, 2020
 
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