Severe Thunderstorms in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Severe thunderstorms, capable of severe wind (locally exceeding hurricane force), very large hail, flash flooding, and a few tornadoes, are possible late this afternoon into tonight across portions of the of the Upper Midwest into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°NLon: 81.35°WElev: 2559ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 56%
Wind Speed NW 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 28 Jul 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NE Atkins VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Light west wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 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 and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NE Atkins VA
 36.89°N 81.35°W (Elev. 2598 ft)
7:30 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
11am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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