Flash flood watch through Friday night for Virginia, West Virginia | WDVM25 and DCW50
The additional rain showers activity on Friday could drop an additional one-quarter to three-quarters of an inch of rain. A few isolated spots might see up to an inch, if not more.
Flash flood watch is in effect for Virginia and West Virginia until tonight. A few showers and pop-up storms can drop 2 to 4 inches in a few areas, adding to the already soggy soil. Next week, drier conditions with temperatures closer to average for this time of year.
Temperatures will remain below average for Friday, with highs 10 degrees cooler than normal. Rain on Friday will be likely all day, be sure to check out the WDVM 25 weather app to see where the rain is before heading out. Drier weather to come next week with comfortable temperatures after seeing a heat wave earlier this week.
Not a lot of heatwave this week. Highs hit 85 on Monday before dropping into the 70s and 80s mid to weekend. Temperatures for mid-June seem tolerable right now, but depending on our next chance for rain, you may need to get out and water your gardens by the end of next week.
Here is an overview of your 7 day forecast:
Friday: A few showers remaining with peaks in the 60s and 70s.
Saturday: Morning fog with cloudy sky in the morning. A few clouds may rise during the afternoon with highs in the 80’s.
Sunday: partly cloudy sky with risk of a thunderstorm. The peaks will be in the 80s.
Monday: morning drizzle before clearing to mostly sunny skies. The peaks will be in the 80s.
Tuesday: Partly cloudy skies with highs in the 1980s.
Wednesday: Sunny skies with highs in the 70s and 80s.
Thursday: Mostly sunny sky with peaks in the 80s.
Have a fantastic day
Meteorologist Derek Bowen