Significant Severe Storms in the Plains; Tropical Systems in the Gulf and Atlantic

Scattered severe storms with widespread damaging winds, very large hail, a couple of tornadoes, and locally heavy rain will be possible today in the Plains. A tropical wave bringing heavy rain to Florida is forecast to move over Atlantic waters later this weekend, and may form into a tropical depression early next week. Heavy rain in the west-central Gulf is being caused by another disturbance. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 30.22 in
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 24 Aug 2:30 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Grottoes VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 54. Northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming northeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Monday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Light and variable wind becoming east 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Grottoes VA
 38.26°N 78.81°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
1:33 pm EDT Aug 24, 2019
2pm EDT Aug 24, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 30, 2019
 
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