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Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Partly Cloudy

41°F

5°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 36°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 1:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NNW Newport VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers likely, mainly before 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Isolated showers before 9am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Breezy.
    Isolated
    Showers then
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of showers after 3am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 56 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers likely, mainly before 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind around 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Isolated showers before 9am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 17 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light southwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. South wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Wednesday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 52. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NNW Newport VA
 37.38°N 80.53°W (Elev. 3442 ft)
1:30 am EDT May 8, 2021
1am EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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