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Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds, And Flooding Potential From The Southeast U.S. To The Appalachians and Mid Atlantic Region

A slow moving low pressure system will track from the southern U.S. to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast early this week. The system will bring widespread rain, locally heavy from the Deep South to the Mid Atlantic Region. Localized flooding will be possible. In addition, the potential exists for strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind particularly over the Southeast U.S. into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

50°F

10°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 23 Apr 9:30 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Ripplemead VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain, mainly after 2pm.  High near 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  Low around 44. Breezy, with an east wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Breezy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain. The rain could be heavy at times.  High near 52. East wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 52 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly after 2pm. High near 54. Breezy, with a southeast wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. Low around 44. Breezy, with an east wind around 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. The rain could be heavy at times. High near 52. East wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 5 to 9 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
A chance of rain before 8am, then a chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Ripplemead VA
 37.41°N 80.61°W (Elev. 3035 ft)
8:31 am EDT Apr 23, 2018
9am EDT Apr 23, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 29, 2018
 
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