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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 135 IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1200 AM EDT FOR THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS
VIRGINIA COUNTIES INCLUDED ARE ALLEGHANY BATH BLAND BOTETOURT CRAIG FLOYD FRANKLIN GILES MONTGOMERY PULASKI ROANOKE ROCKBRIDGE SMYTH TAZEWELL WYTHE VIRGINIA INDEPENDENT CITIES INCLUDED ARE BUENA VISTA COVINGTON LEXINGTON RADFORD ROANOKE SALEM

Local Weather Radio ♣ Today is Sunday, May 01, 2016
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Summary / Temperature Wind Rain/Melted Snow Cloud Level
mostly cloudy -  Lightning observed, Dry
Dry with mostly cloudy - Lightning observed skies
67.2°F Colder 3.7°F than last hour.
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Currently 67.2F, Max: 76.1F, Min: 55.0F Feels like:
67°F
Temp rate:
-3.7 F/last hr

24-hrs ago:
57.0°F
24-hr diff:  
10.2°FWarmer 10.2°F than yesterday at this time.
Value Today Yesterday
High: 76.1°F
4:08pm
74.2°F
12:07pm
Low: 55.0°F
5:49am
54.0°F
5:12am
Value High Low
Normal: 71°F 42°F
Record: 85°F 30°F
Year: 1986 1969
Wind Direction Icon Calm SW
0.0
Gust: 0 mph
0 Bft - Calm
60-Min Avg: Calm
120-Min Avg: Calm
Max Gust: 15 mph 1:37am
Month: 15 mph
May 1
Today: 0.45 in
Rate (/hr): 0.00 in
Storm Rain: 0.64 in
Yesterday: 0.19 in
Last 7 Days: 1.47 in
May: 0.45 in
Season Total Rain: 10.12 in
Last Rain: 0.64 in
Last Year to Date: 13.59 in
Last Rain: 01/05/2016 11:33 AM
Current Cloud Base
Barometer ( inHg) Humidity/Dew Point Moon
Barometer: 29.923 inHg Rising 0.03 °F/hr
1-Hr Trend: Rising slowly
3-Hr Trend: Rising
High: 30.016  | Low:  29.873
Humidity: 81 % Increased 12% since last hour.
Humidex: 75.8°F
Dew Point: 61.2°F Increased 1°F since last hour.
Wetbulb: 63.6°F
Waning Crescent
Current Moon Phase
30%
Illuminated
UV Forecast Solar Information
1 May 2016   Very High   8.2   
2 May 2016   Very High   8.1   
3 May 2016   Very High   8.4   
Solar Noon: 13:23
Total Sunlight Hrs: 13:45
Apparent Solar Temp: 70.4°F
Heat Index Cooling Degree Days Sun
Current: 67.2°F
Today: 76.1°F  4:08pm
Yesterday: 74.2°F
Last Week: 78.8°F
Record: 106.2°F on 17-Aug-2015
Today: 0.0
May: 0.0
2016 to Date: 1.3
Heating Degree Days
2016 to Date: 2773.3
Daylight:
Solar Image
Almanac Snow Station All Time Records Fire Risk
Sunrise: 6:30am
Sunset: 8:15pm
Moonrise: 3:50am
Moonset: 3:34pm
Full Moon: 22 April 2016
New Moon: 19:30 UTC 6 May 2016
Lunar Eclipse: 18:56 UTC 16 September 2016 Eclipse Half shadow
Today: 0.00 in
Yesterday: 0.00 in
May: 0.00 in
Season Total: 0.00 in
Snow Depth: 0.00 in
0 snow days in May
7 snow days in all 2011
Outside Now
Air Density: 1.198 kg/m
HIGHS: LOWS:
90.7°F
28-Jul-2015
-5.8°F
20-Feb-2015
Day Time Records
    81.0°F on: 02 Jul 2014   3.9°F on: 19 Feb 2015
Night Time Records
  75.2°F on: 30 Jul 2015 0.9°F on: 20 Feb 2015
ICN:4 ISS:Ok CON:4.8 RCP:100%
Rain Year Is From: January 1 to December 31
Chandler Burning Index
Chandler Burning Index: LOW
Currently:
0.6 at 9:20 PM
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Adwolf, VA Forecast: Tonight thru Wednesday: Updated at 8:00 pm EDT May 1, 2016
Tonight

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then scattered showers. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Severe
T-Storms
then
Scattered
Showers and
Patchy Fog
Lo 57 °F
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then scattered showers. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Monday

Monday: A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am.  Patchy fog before 7am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Chance
Showers and
Patchy Fog
then T-storms
Likely
Hi 74 °F
A chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 11am. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. Monday
Night
Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 55. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
T-storms then
Showers
Likely

Lo 55 °F
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 55. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday

Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers


Hi 67 °F
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. Tuesday
Night
Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Chance
Showers


Lo 47 °F
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible. Wednesday

Wednesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Slight Chance
Showers


Hi 66 °F
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.