Strong Coastal Storm to Produce Heavy Rain and Strong Winds Across the Northeast; Severe Thunderstorms will Develop across the Central and Southern Plains

A Nor’easter will impact the northeast with heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and strong winds through tonight. Meanwhile, scattered severe thunderstorms with large hail, damaging wind gusts and isolated tornadoes are forecast across parts of the southern and central Plains from late today through tonight. Critical fire weather conditions for southern portions of the High Plains this afternoon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Virginia Tech Airport (KBCB)

Lat: 37.22°NLon: 80.42°WElev: 2133ft.

Overcast

53°F

12°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed NW 14 G 20 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 26 Oct 12:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Merrimac VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 57. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers.  Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 57 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58. Northwest wind 16 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 63. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Wednesday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 43. Light and variable wind.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 57. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers. Low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Friday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 56.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Merrimac VA
 37.2°N 80.41°W (Elev. 2096 ft)
12:01 pm EDT Oct 26, 2021
12pm EDT Oct 26, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 1, 2021
 
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