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Heavy Rains and Potential for Flash Floods

Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and heavy rains will be possible from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast Tuesday. In addition, heavy rains possible in the central Plains and southern Rockies. Heavy rain threat moves into the southern Mid-Atlantic Wednesday. Dry conditions remain out west where isolated dry thunderstorms could exacerbate ongoing fires and start new fires. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Aug 2:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Lexington VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Patchy Fog
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers between 7pm and 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog before 3am, then patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 2pm and 3pm. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms, then a chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 10am and 1pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. West wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then isolated showers between 7pm and 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Lexington VA
 37.79°N 79.51°W (Elev. 1407 ft)
1:31 am EDT Aug 22, 2017
2am EDT Aug 22, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 28, 2017
 
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