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Severe Thunderstorms Back to The Plains; Chance Severe Storms in Mid-Atlantic

A new Pacific storm moving into the Plains will spark a new round of severe thunderstorms in the Plains with potential for damaging winds, very large hail, and tornadoes Tuesday. Heavy rains may produce flash floods, especially, from north-central Texas into Kansas. In the Mid-Atlantic,there will be a chance of severe thunderstorms. Strong winds in the Southwest west are keeping fire dangers high. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Mar 5:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers

    Low: 55 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 8am.  Patchy fog between 8am and 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 54 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers, mainly after 10am.  High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 7am, then showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 7am and 8am. Patchy fog between 8am and 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Light and variable wind becoming west 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
Showers, mainly after 10am. High near 58. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Monday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington VA
 37.78°N 79.45°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
4:01 am EDT Mar 28, 2017
5am EDT Mar 28, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 3, 2017
 
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