Powerful Pacific Storm to Bring Widespread Hazardous Weather to West Coast; Two Storm Systems to Impact Central and Eastern U.S.

A powerful Pacific storm will hammer the West Coast into Friday with strong winds, heavy rain and heavy mountain snow. Heavy rain will bring a threat of flash flooding along recent burn scars while blizzard conditions are expected in the Sierras. Meanwhile, two winter storms will bring areas of heavy snow and freezing rain followed by bitter cold into this weekend from the Plains to the Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

48°F

9°C

Humidity 48%
Wind Speed Vrbl 6 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1020.0 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill45°F (7°C)
Last update 16 Jan 2:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Ruckersville VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light north wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain and snow likely, mainly after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 36 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Rain and snow likely before 7pm, then snow between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 1am.  Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain.  Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26. Light north wind.
Thursday
Rain and snow likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Thursday Night
Rain and snow likely before 7pm, then snow between 7pm and 1am, then a chance of snow, freezing rain, and sleet after 1am. Low around 32. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. New snow and sleet accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
A chance of rain and snow before 1pm, then rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Rain. Low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain and snow likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 47. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Ruckersville VA
 38.24°N 78.36°W (Elev. 597 ft)
12:33 pm EST Jan 16, 2019
3pm EST Jan 16, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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