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7-Day Forecast for Latitude 36.63°N and Longitude 82.59°W (Elev. 1503 ft) (Text-Only)
NWS Forecast for: Gate City VA
Issued by: National Weather Service Morristown, TN
Last Update: 2:57 pm EDT Aug 10, 2020
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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

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    T-storms




    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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    T-storms




    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
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    T-storms


    High: 90 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

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    T-storms




    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely


    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

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    T-storms then
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    Likely


    High: 89 °F



  • This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 95. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Saturday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Sunday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.



    Gate City VA
     36.63°N 82.59°W (Elev. 1503 ft)

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