Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats From the Lower Mississippi Valley Into Ohio/Tennessee Valleys; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will be possible from the Lower Mississippi Valley into parts of the Ohio/Tennessee Valleys. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will persist across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.24 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 23 Sep 11:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Patchy drizzle before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy
    Drizzle

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 7pm, then a chance of rain after 7pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of rain.  Patchy fog after 2pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 2am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Rain Likely
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. 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
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Patchy drizzle before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain or drizzle after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 7pm, then a chance of rain after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of rain. Patchy fog after 2pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 2am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
10:30 am EDT Sep 23, 2018
12pm EDT Sep 23, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 29, 2018
 
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