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Heavy snow and hazardous travel for portions of the Great Lakes, Northeast, and New England

Heavy snow, bitterly cold temperatures, and treacherous travel will be likely from the Great Lakes to the Northeast, and into New England over the next couple of days. Heavy Lake Effect snow of one to two feet will impact areas downwind of Lake Eerie and Ontario. Widespread snowfall of 6 to 12 inches will also impact much of northern New England. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

43°F

6°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.61 in
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 12 Dec 11:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Harrisonburg VA

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of sprinkles and flurries before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm.  Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Rain/Snow

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Isolated snow showers before 1am, then isolated flurries after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated Snow
    Showers

    Low: 16 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Snow Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of snow.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow

    High: 35 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 42.

    Sunny

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of sprinkles and flurries before 1pm, then a slight chance of rain and snow showers between 1pm and 4pm, then a slight chance of snow showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 28 by 5pm. Northwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Isolated snow showers before 1am, then isolated flurries after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 16. West wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. West wind 7 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
Scattered snow showers, mainly before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 39. Northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20.
Friday
A chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 35. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Harrisonburg VA
 38.44°N 78.87°W (Elev. 1329 ft)
10:19 am EST Dec 12, 2017
11am EST Dec 12, 2017-6pm EST Dec 18, 2017
 
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