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Heavy rain and potential flooding in the Plains

A slow-moving weather system with abundant moisture will bring heavy rainfall across portions of the Central and Southern Plains Saturday. Soils in the region are already saturated from recent rainfall, so flash flooding and river flooding are likely.
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Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

72°F

22°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed Vrbl 7 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1027.9 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 87 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 82. South wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. South wind around 6 mph.
Memorial Day
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W
10:38 am EDT May 24, 2015
8pm EDT May 23, 2015-6pm EDT May 30, 2015
 
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