Heavy Rainfall Threat The Next Few Days Across The Eastern U.S.

A strong cold front will gradually push through the Eastern U.S. over the next few days and will likely produce heavy rain and severe weather. The rainfall may become excessive and result in flash flooding. Flash flood watches are currently in effect from the coastal Carolinas to the Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Overcast

73°F

23°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.18 in (1021.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 21 Sep 7:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

Flash Flood Watch September 21, 11:00pm until September 23, 08:00am
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Flash Flood Watch
  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog. High near 76. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Patchy fog. Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 59 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 75 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Light northwest wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 49.

    Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 11pm. Low around 68. East wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. High near 76. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog. Low around 59. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11am, then a chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. West wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. Light northwest wind.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 49.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 51.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.03°N 78.48°W (Elev. 400 ft)
7:33 pm EDT Sep 21, 2021
8pm EDT Sep 21, 2021-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2021
 
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