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Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Fair

84°F

29°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 8 Aug 5:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Widespread dense fog, mainly after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Dense
    Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Widespread dense fog, mainly before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.

    Dense Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of showers before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between noon and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Widespread dense fog, mainly after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Sunday
Widespread dense fog, mainly before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Calm wind.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between noon and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 85. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 84. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2096 ft)
5:01 pm EDT Aug 8, 2020
5pm EDT Aug 8, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 15, 2020
 
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