Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 73%
Wind Speed NW 8 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Oct 5:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ripplemead VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Patchy drizzle and fog with a slight chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy
    Drizzle and
    Patchy Fog
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 48 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers before 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming east after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of rain. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Patchy drizzle and fog with a slight chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 8 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58. Southeast wind 7 to 10 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Ripplemead VA
 37.37°N 80.61°W (Elev. 4098 ft)
3:30 pm EDT Oct 24, 2020
5pm EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 31, 2020
 
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