Strong Cold Front Pushing Through the East; Frigid Air Returns To Upper Midwest

A strong cold front will push through the East to produce a number of hazards: heavy to excessive rainfall especially from D.C. to Boston, strong to severe storms in Florida, some snow in New England and gusty winds. Meanwhile, a clipper cold front will sweep through the Midwest and plunge through the Plains to deliver a fresh arctic air mass with frigid temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills. Read More >

Current conditions at

Bluefield, Mercer County Airport (KBLF)

Lat: 37.3°NLon: 81.21°WElev: 2858ft.

Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 6 mph
Barometer 29.56 in (1000.0 mb)
Dewpoint 44°F (7°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 24 Jan 5:52 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles ENE Burkes Garden VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then scattered flurries after 5pm.  Temperature falling to around 25 by 4pm. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.

    Breezy.
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Snow

    High: 38 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered flurries between 11pm and midnight, then scattered snow showers after midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then
    Scattered
    Snow Showers
    and Breezy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 22. West wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 22 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 11 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 21 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 32 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of snow showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 38.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain and snow showers before 2pm, then a slight chance of snow showers between 2pm and 5pm, then scattered flurries after 5pm. Temperature falling to around 25 by 4pm. Breezy, with a west wind 15 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
Scattered flurries between 11pm and midnight, then scattered snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Breezy, with a west wind 17 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 22. West wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11. Wind chill values as low as zero. West wind around 9 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. Southwest wind 9 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 32.
Sunday Night
A chance of snow showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
A chance of snow showers before 3am, then a chance of freezing rain between 3am and 4am, then a chance of snow showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 12. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 20.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles ENE Burkes Garden VA
 37.11°N 81.27°W (Elev. 3428 ft)
6:00 am EST Jan 24, 2019
6am EST Jan 24, 2019-6pm EST Jan 30, 2019
 
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