Heavy Rain and Mountain Snow in the West; Bitter Wind Chills in the Northeast

A series of Pacific storms will produce heavy rain in portions of California, including recent burn scars where debris flows, mudslides, and flash flooding are possible through Friday. In addition, heavy mountain snow up to 3 feet or more is forecast in the western state mountains. A blast of arctic air will push wind chills to between minus 15 and minus 25 in the Northeast on Thanksgiving. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

29°F

-2°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 30.35 in
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Nov 5:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington VA

  • Thanksgiving
    Day

    Thanksgiving Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 40 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 38. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Freezing rain and sleet likely after 1am, becoming all freezing rain after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. Calm wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  Little or no sleet accumulation expected.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Wintry
    Mix Likely

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 44. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 44 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 39 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Freezing rain and sleet likely after 1am, becoming all freezing rain after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 29. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. Little or no sleet accumulation expected.
Saturday
Rain. High near 44. Light and variable wind becoming east around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57.
Sunday Night
Showers likely after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington VA
 37.78°N 79.45°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
5:01 am EST Nov 22, 2018
6am EST Nov 22, 2018-6pm EST Nov 28, 2018
 
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