Inclement Weather Continues in the West; Heavy Precipitation Possible Over The Southern And Eastern U.S. Next Week

The inclement weather pattern over the western U.S. will likely bring mountain snow through the weekend. Critical fire weather will continue over the Southern Plains. Early next week through mid-week, there will be potential for heavy rain and possible flooding in the southern U.S. and wintry precipitation from the Mid Atlantic to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.81 in
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Feb 4:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 34. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain and snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain between 2pm and 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am. High near 43. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain/Snow and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of freezing rain before 11am, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain, mainly before 3am.  Low around 34. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, with a high near 43.

    Cloudy

    High: 43 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain before 2am, then rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then snow after 5am.  Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 34. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain and snow before 2pm, then a slight chance of rain between 2pm and 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. High near 43. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
A chance of freezing rain before 11am, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
Sunday Night
Rain, mainly before 3am. Low around 34. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Washington's Birthday
A chance of rain before 7am, then a slight chance of showers between 7am and 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Cloudy, with a high near 43.
Tuesday Night
Rain before 2am, then rain and snow between 2am and 5am, then snow after 5am. Low around 32. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday
Snow before 7am, then rain and snow between 7am and 9am, then rain after 9am. High near 41. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2096 ft)
4:31 am EST Feb 16, 2019
4am EST Feb 16, 2019-6pm EST Feb 22, 2019
 
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