Central U.S. Severe Storms and Heavy Rain; Western Fire Weather Threats

A strong system will produce a swath of impacts. Severe storms with large hail, damaging winds, and a couple of tornadoes will be possible in the south and central Plains. Heavy rain could cause flash flooding in the Mid Mississippi Valley. Mountain snow will develop in the Rockies. Critical fire weather threats are expected across northern California and the Southwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Jefferson - Ashe County Airport (KGEV)

Lat: 36.43°NLon: 81.42°WElev: 3056ft.

Fair

56°F

13°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed W 18 G 23 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 31°F (-1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 May 1:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Whitetop VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. West wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Whitetop VA
 36.65°N 81.63°W (Elev. 3399 ft)
12:47 pm EDT May 8, 2021
1pm EDT May 8, 2021-6pm EDT May 14, 2021
 
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