Winter Storm System To Bring Widespread Impacts Across the Eastern Half of the U.S. Through Midweek

A developing winter storm system will bring a swath of heavy snow and ice from Oklahoma into the Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid Atlantic, and the Northeast U.S. Tuesday through Wednesday. Areas of dangerous travel are likely. Further South, several inches of heavy rain will lead to the potential for flooding in the lower Mississippi and Tennessee River Valleys. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Overcast

39°F

4°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.40 in (1029.4 mb)
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Feb 11:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

Winter Storm Watch February 19, 10:00pm until February 20, 10:00pm
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Winter Storm Watch
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 10pm, then snow.  Low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.

    Chance Wintry
    Mix then Snow

    Low: 30 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Snow and sleet before 10am, then freezing rain and sleet.  High near 32. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    High: 32 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then rain.  Low around 32. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45. Light and variable wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
A slight chance of rain, snow, and sleet before 10pm, then snow. Low around 30. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
Snow and sleet before 10am, then freezing rain and sleet. High near 32. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New ice accumulation of 0.1 to 0.2 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Wednesday Night
Freezing rain and sleet before 10pm, then rain. Low around 32. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday
Rain likely, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain. High near 45. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W (Elev. 400 ft)
9:32 pm EST Feb 18, 2019
12am EST Feb 19, 2019-6pm EST Feb 24, 2019
 
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