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Severe weather threat continues Saturday from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the South and Southeast

The severe weather threat will continue on Saturday from portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley across the Ohio and Tennessee Valleys into the Gulf Coast and southeastern states. The Storm Prediction Center is forecasting supercells with very large hail, damaging winds and strong tornadoes. Those in these regions need to remain weather-aware throughout the day Saturday.
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Overcast

42°F

6°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update on 25 Apr 6:35 am EDT

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°N Lon: 78.9°W Elev: 1201ft.

For More Weather Information:

Blacksburg, VA Local Forecast Office

Lexington VA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Rain

    High: 49 °F

  • Tonight

    Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%

    Rain

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 51 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Cloudy

    Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain, mainly after 1pm. High near 49. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 41. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 51. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Light northwest wind.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Lexington VA
 37.78°N 79.45°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
Last Update: 5:30 am EDT Apr 25, 2015
Forecast Valid: 8am EDT Apr 25, 2015-6pm EDT May 1, 2015
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