Fire Weather Threats for the Inter-Mountain West; Storm Potential Plains and Mid-Atlantic

Frontal systems moving into the northwestern states will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats through the weekend for portions of the Great Basin and North/Central Rockies. As these frontal systems reach the Plains, they will interact with deep moisture to produce strong to severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain. A front in the Mid-Atlantic could also produce storms today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Danville, Danville Regional Airport (KDAN)

Lat: 36.57°NLon: 79.34°WElev: 571ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1015.2 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 23 Aug 11:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chatham VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light northwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, mainly before 8am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers after 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Light northwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then showers likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 67. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers, mainly before 8am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Northeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A chance of showers between 9am and 3pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 89. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Chatham VA
 36.81°N 79.4°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:31 am EDT Aug 23, 2019
12pm EDT Aug 23, 2019-6pm EDT Aug 29, 2019
 
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