Severe Thunderstorms Likely Across Much of the Great Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the High Plains

Widespread severe thunderstorms capable of producing large hail, tornadoes (a few of which may become strong) and damaging winds are likely to develop across portions of the Central U.S. this evening. Strong to severe storms will also be possible in the Mid-Atlantic. Elevated to Critical fire weather conditions are possible for much of the central and southern High Plains today and Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Partly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 15 Apr 6:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Newport VA

Severe T-storm Watch until April 15, 10:00pm
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    Severe T-storm Watch until April 15, 10:00pm

    NOW until
    10:00pm Mon

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers between midnight and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Increasing clouds, with a low around 57. West wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. 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 before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers between 10pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. 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 and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Newport VA
 37.35°N 80.39°W (Elev. 2100 ft)
6:30 pm EDT Apr 15, 2024
6pm EDT Apr 15, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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