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Strong to severe thunderstorms with heavy rain to continue across the central and southern Plains

Periods of strong to severe thunderstorms will continue across a wide area of the central to southern Plains through Friday. Locally heavy rain can be expected over saturated ground, with areas of flooding and flash flooding. A few of the storms will also produce hail and strong gusty winds, with an isolated tornado or two possible.
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Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity Light Rain

78°F

26°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.1 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 29 May 3:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • Late
    Afternoon

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Scattered Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Scattered
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 88 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Rain Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Rain
    Likely

    High: 73 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Rain

    Low: 58 °F

  • Tuesday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Late Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10pm. Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. South wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W
1:38 pm EDT May 29, 2015
5pm EDT May 29, 2015-6pm EDT Jun 5, 2015
 
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