Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.7 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 20 Jul 6:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

Excessive Heat Watch July 21, 11:00am until July 21, 09:00pm
Excessive Heat Warning July 20, 11:00am until July 20, 09:00pm
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Excessive Heat Watch
Excessive Heat Warning
  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 2pm.  Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 98 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 2pm. Otherwise, sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 109. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 107. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. West wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Light southwest wind becoming west 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W (Elev. 400 ft)
7:31 am EDT Jul 20, 2019
7am EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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