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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1015.6 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 30 Apr 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Charlottesville VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind around 11 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am.  High near 81. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am.  Low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 68 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain.  Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. South wind around 11 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms after 11am. High near 81. South wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then a slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am. Low around 56. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Thursday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain. Low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Friday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Charlottesville VA
 38°N 78.45°W (Elev. 620 ft)
7:28 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
8pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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