Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

57°F

14°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 5 Dec 1:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, mainly after 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Rain/Sleet
    Likely

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 7am, then rain.  High near 38. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Rain/Sleet
    then Rain

    High: 38 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet, mainly after 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 35. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain likely, possibly mixed with sleet before 7am, then rain. High near 38. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.05°N 78.48°W (Elev. 413 ft)
1:43 pm EST Dec 5, 2016
2pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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