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Severe Thunderstorms With Heavy Rain Possible In The Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat For Central U.S.

Several rounds of strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible from the northern Plains and upper Midwest to the Great Lakes through Friday. Damaging winds, large hail, and flooding will be the primary threats with these storms. Excessive heat will grip the central Plains with heat indices approaching 105 to 110 degrees. Very hot and humid conditions are likely to expand into the Mid Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

90°F

32°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.3 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index94°F (34°C)
Last update 20 Jul 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

Heat Advisory July 20, 12:00pm until July 20, 07:00pm
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Heat Advisory
  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 95 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. West wind 3 to 5 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Increasing clouds and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 106. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 96. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.05°N 78.48°W (Elev. 413 ft)
10:43 am EDT Jul 20, 2017
11am EDT Jul 20, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2017
 
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