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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

Luray Caverns (KLUA)

Lat: 38.67°NLon: 78.5°WElev: 902ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 30 Apr 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Luray VA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then T-storms
    Likely

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 48.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 48 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 71.

    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 8 to 10 mph.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers and thunderstorms likely after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. South wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. West wind 9 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 48.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Luray VA
 38.67°N 78.46°W (Elev. 899 ft)
10:45 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
11am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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