An Extensive and Very Dangerous Ice Storm

A glancing blow of arctic air mixed with a surge in moisture is setting the stage for an extensive and very dangerous ice event. The most likely corridor of icing with a mixture of sleet will occur from west-central Texas to the Tennessee and Lower Ohio Valleys. The ice accretion from Texas into Mid South may approach a half inch or more through Wednesday and cause power outages and travel issues. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Partly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill47°F (8°C)
Last update 30 Jan 7:35 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles NE Whitetop VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 5pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 40 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain likely before 5am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance Rain
    then
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain Likely

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 9 to 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain and sleet before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Sleet
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Blustery

    High: 28 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 13.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. West wind 14 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday
Rain likely, mainly between 10am and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 40. West wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely before 5am, then rain likely, possibly mixed with freezing rain. Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Wednesday
A chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet before 10am, then a chance of snow and freezing rain between 10am and 4pm, then a chance of freezing rain and sleet after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 32. West wind 9 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Little or no snow and sleet accumulation expected.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and sleet before 8pm, then a chance of rain after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 30. West wind 7 to 9 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 28. Blustery.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 13.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Cloudy, with a high near 37.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles NE Whitetop VA
 36.66°N 81.55°W (Elev. 5384 ft)
6:30 pm EST Jan 30, 2023
7pm EST Jan 30, 2023-6pm EST Feb 6, 2023
 
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