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Remnants of Erika Soaking Florida

Erika may not technically be a Tropical Storm any more, but its remnants are soaking Florida in very heavy rain. Over four inches of rain has been reported in some areas. Flood Watches remain in effect in many areas. When encountering flooded roads, remember: Turn around, don't drown!
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Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.14 in
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 31 Aug 2:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles W Mount Solon VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers, mainly after 11am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. West wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers, mainly after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind becoming west around 5 mph after midnight.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 3pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 85. North wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles W Mount Solon VA
 38.37°N 79.22°W (Elev. 2198 ft)
1:39 am EDT Aug 31, 2015
2am EDT Aug 31, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 6, 2015
 
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