Arctic Cold Front to Bring Areas of Heavy Snow and Much Below Normal Temperatures to the Central U.S.

A strong cold front will sag south across the central U.S. today through this weekend with heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies into the central Plains, Great Lakes, and eventually the Northeast. Much below normal temperatures will spread across much of the northwest and north-central U.S. this weekend into next week. Heavy rain near the Gulf may bring flooding in the South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

38°F

3°C

Humidity 40%
Wind Speed SW 8 mph
Barometer 30.13 in
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill32°F (0°C)
Last update 27 Jan 1:15 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lexington VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 47 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 36 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 45 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 41. Southwest wind around 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 47. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33.
Tuesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Lexington VA
 37.78°N 79.45°W (Elev. 1099 ft)
1:00 pm EST Jan 27, 2023
1pm EST Jan 27, 2023-6pm EST Feb 2, 2023
 
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