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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 30.18 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lexington VASimilar City Names

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  High near 77. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 4pm and 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. High near 77. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington VASimilar City Names
 37.78°N 79.45°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
4:01 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
8am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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