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Severe Thunderstorms & Heavy Rain in the Plains/Midwest; Clouds and Rain Threaten Eclipse Viewing for Some

While much of the nation observes today's eclipse, clouds threaten to obscure the view in parts of the Plains, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest, and Southeast states. The weather could be more than just a nuisance in the north-central Plains and Midwest where scattered severe storms are possible this afternoon and evening. Very large hail, damaging wind gusts, and flash floods are possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

87°F

31°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.19 in (1021.5 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index95°F (35°C)
Last update 21 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SSE Charlottesville VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 92 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 72 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 80.

    Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. South wind 6 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Southwest wind 5 to 13 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SSE Charlottesville VA
 38°N 78.45°W (Elev. 620 ft)
12:28 pm EDT Aug 21, 2017
12pm EDT Aug 21, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 27, 2017
 
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