Weekend Preview: Monsoon Flood Threat and Heat In A Few Locations

This weekend will be busy with a few weather hazards across the U.S. Increasing monsoonal moisture will result in heavy rain and thunderstorms with the potential for flash flooding and debris flows near vulnerable burn scars in the Southwest, Great Basin and parts of the Rockies. Also, summer heat with excessive warnings and advisories will persist in the South and return in the Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Marion / Wytheville (KMKJ)

Lat: 36.9°NLon: 81.35°WElev: 2559ft.

Partly Cloudy

82°F

28°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 15 G 25 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 30 Jul 2:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles WNW Elk Creek VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 71 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northwest wind 11 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming west 5 to 7 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. West wind around 9 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles WNW Elk Creek VA
 36.73°N 81.29°W (Elev. 3802 ft)
2:00 pm EDT Jul 30, 2021
2pm EDT Jul 30, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 5, 2021
 
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