Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 12:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Virginia Tech Airport VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Friday
A slight chance of showers after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 10pm, then a chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Virginia Tech Airport VA
 37.22°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
1:01 am EDT Jul 20, 2018
1am EDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
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