Winter Storm in the West; Severe Weather Across the Midwest

A strong winter storm will continue to progress across the Great Basin and Rockies bringing heavy mountain snow, high winds, and near blizzard conditions that will cause dangerous travel conditions. Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible late Tuesday through the night from parts of the mid-Mississippi Valley to the Ohio Valley and southern Lower Michigan. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

35°F

2°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Feb 5:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles W Lexington VA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light southeast wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  High near 62. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Rain and
    Breezy

    High: 62 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    and Windy
    then Mostly
    Clear and
    Blustery

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain likely, mainly after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance Rain
    then Rain
    Likely

    Low: 37 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain likely before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers between 9am and noon, then a chance of rain after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Light southeast wind becoming south 9 to 14 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Rain likely, then rain and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. High near 62. Breezy, with a south wind 14 to 21 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 27. Windy, with a northwest wind 23 to 28 mph decreasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Rain likely before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles W Lexington VA
 37.79°N 79.51°W (Elev. 1407 ft)
4:00 am EST Feb 27, 2024
6am EST Feb 27, 2024-6pm EST Mar 4, 2024
 
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