Florence Departs U.S. But Rivers Will Rise Further In Carolinas; Heavy Rain Continues In Midwest

Major-to-record river flooding will continue across the Carolinas for days to weeks to come as rainfall from Florence makes its way through area river systems. Meanwhile, a stationary front extending through the Midwest will be a focus for heavy rain with localized flash flooding across the Upper Midwest midweek; severe thunderstorms are also possible in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

65°F

18°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Sep 1:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Areas of fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Areas Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Areas of fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 6 mph becoming west after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
12:00 am EDT Sep 20, 2018
1am EDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 26, 2018
 
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