Heavy Rainfall Threat The Next Few Days Across The Eastern U.S.

A strong cold front will gradually push through the Eastern U.S. over the next few days and will likely produce heavy rain and severe weather. The rainfall may become excessive and result in flash flooding. Flash flood watches are currently in effect from the coastal Carolinas to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Rain

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 5:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 11:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  •  
    Flash Flood Watch until September 22, 11:00am

    NOW until
    11:00am Wed

    Flash Flood Watch

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 67. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers. The rain could be heavy at times.  Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 64. East wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog before 11am. High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 72 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am.  Low around 48. West wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 41.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 70.

    Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 43.

    Clear

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 67. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers. The rain could be heavy at times. Patchy fog after midnight. Low around 64. East wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog before 11am. High near 72. Southeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2am and 3am, then a chance of showers after 3am. Low around 48. West wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 41.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 70.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 43.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 45.
Monday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 75.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Tuesday
Patchy fog. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.22°N 80.44°W (Elev. 2018 ft)
4:01 pm EDT Sep 21, 2021
5pm EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2021
 
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