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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

80°F

27°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 20 Aug 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light east wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light east wind.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. South wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W (Elev. 400 ft)
10:27 am EDT Aug 20, 2017
11am EDT Aug 20, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 26, 2017
 
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