Major Hurricane Lane Nudging Closer to Hawaii; Locally Heavy Rain in Southwest; Air Quality Issues in Northwest

Major Hurricane Lane continues to inch closer to Hawaii with Hurricane Warnings in effect for Hawaii County, Hurricane Watches for Maui County and Oahu and a flash flood watch for all of Hawaii. Meanwhile, monsoon moisture may produce locally heavy rain and flash flooding in the Four Corners. Finally, air quality concerns persist across the Northwest with smoke from ongoing western wildfires. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Mostly Cloudy

21°C

69°F

Humidity 98%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.04 in
Dewpoint 20°C (68°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Aug 11:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 19 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 26 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 25.

    Sunny

    High: 25 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 10 km/h after midnight.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 26. West wind 8 to 16 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 8 to 13 km/h.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 24. North wind 5 to 8 km/h.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 12. Calm wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 25.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 639 m)
11:00 pm EDT Aug 21, 2018
11pm EDT Aug 21, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2018
 
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