A Large and Slow-Moving Storm System with Thunderstorms and Heavy Rain

A large storm system will slowly track from the south-central U.S. into the East the rest of the week with strong to severe thunderstorms and heavy rain with flooding. Today's threat for severe storms is across Texas toward the Arklatex and heavy rain with flooding from the south-central Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also, critical fire weather threats are present again in New Mexico. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fog/Mist

55°F

13°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill54°F (12°C)
Last update 24 May 8:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Blacksburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 7 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 56. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Blacksburg VA
 37.24°N 80.43°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
8:31 am EDT May 24, 2022
9am EDT May 24, 2022-6pm EDT May 30, 2022
 
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