Large and Powerful Storm Transitioning From the Central U.S. into the East

A large and powerful low pressure system is forecast to shift from the central U.S. to the Northeast over the next few days. Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected from Florida to the Carolinas today with damaging winds and a few tornadoes. Heavy rain is likely from the Mid-Atlantic through New England Friday and Saturday, which may lead to urban and renewed river flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

56°F

13°C

Humidity 80%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.91 in
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Oct 12:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Lexington VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 58. Light southeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am.  Low around 50. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 8am.  High near 64. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 40.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 40 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 58. Light southeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Rain, with thunderstorms also possible after 5am. Low around 50. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday
Rain and possibly a thunderstorm before 8am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 8am. High near 64. East wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 9pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9pm and 10pm, then a chance of showers after 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 58.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Lexington VA
 37.79°N 79.48°W (Elev. 1552 ft)
7:31 am EDT Oct 28, 2021
1pm EDT Oct 28, 2021-6pm EDT Nov 3, 2021
 
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