An Unsettled Weekend For The West

A large and strong Pacific storm system will impact a good portion of the West this weekend. Heavy rain, widespread mountain snow, gusty winds and a variety of marine related hazards are likely. The heavy rain threat may result in some flash flooding today and Saturday across north-central portions of California and southwestern Oregon, especially near recent and vulnerable burn scar areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.16 in
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 6 Dec 4:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Ripplemead VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 42 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers.  High near 47. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 42. West wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 8pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. West wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 38. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers. High near 47. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 46. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain showers before 1am, then a chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Windy. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 27. Windy.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16. Blustery.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Ripplemead VA
 37.39°N 80.61°W (Elev. 3530 ft)
4:02 pm EST Dec 6, 2019
4pm EST Dec 6, 2019-6pm EST Dec 12, 2019
 
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