Heat Wave from Montana to the South

An extensive heat wave will consume the Central half of the U.S for the next few days. Widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories stretch from Montana into the South with the potential for a few record high temperatures in the north-central High Plains. Also, severe thunderstorms with hail and damaging winds are expected the next couple of days in the Upper Midwest and Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 27 Jul 3:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog between 7am and 8am.  Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A slight chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Patchy fog between 7am and 8am. Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Thursday Night
A slight chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
2:31 pm EDT Jul 27, 2021
3pm EDT Jul 27, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 2, 2021
 
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