Winter Storm Bringing Hazardous Travel from the Plains to the Northeast through this Weekend

A sprawling winter storm will create hazardous travel conditions from the Plains into the Northeastern U.S. through this weekend. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are forecast over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and the interior Northeast and northern New England. Freezing rain is expected from the southern Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley, and the Mid Atlantic region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 41%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.67 in (1039.0 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 8:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Fork Union VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 24. Light southeast wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 24 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 1pm, then rain after 1pm.  High near 39. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 7pm.  Low around 36. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain then
    Chance Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 19.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 19 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 18.

    Clear

    Low: 18 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 24. Light southeast wind.
Saturday
A chance of snow before noon, then a chance of rain and snow between noon and 1pm, then rain after 1pm. High near 39. Light south wind increasing to 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 7pm. Low around 36. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 47. West wind 6 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 19.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 18.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 42.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
Fork Union VA
 37.76°N 78.27°W (Elev. 394 ft)
6:58 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
9pm EST Jan 17, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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