Wet Weather in the Central Gulf Coast and Pacific Northwest; Critical Fire Weather Threat in the West

Locally heavy rainfall continue to bring flash flooding along the central Gulf Coast from southeast Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle. A strong cold front will bring heavy rain, winds, cooler temperatures, and possibly high elevation snow to the Northwest through the weekend. Widespread critical fire weather due to dry, gusty winds is forecast from the Great Basin into the northern Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Sep 7:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Ripplemead VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers before 10pm, then a slight chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Southeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 11am, then a slight chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Southeast wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Southeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 46.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
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Point Forecast:
Ripplemead VA
 37.37°N 80.61°W (Elev. 4098 ft)
8:00 pm EDT Sep 18, 2021
8pm EDT Sep 18, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 25, 2021
 
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