Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threat for the Southern Plains Today; Severe Thunderstorms from the Northeast to the Ohio Valley

Heavy rains are leading to an elevated concern for flash flooding across parts of Oklahoma and Texas today, and this heavy rainfall will spread slowly east over the weekend. Severe thunderstorms may produce damaging winds and a few tornadoes across parts of the Northeast and Ohio Valley this afternoon and evening. Significant river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 30.11 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 21 Sep 3:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Lexington VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Lexington VA
 37.79°N 79.51°W (Elev. 1407 ft)
2:31 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
3pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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