Dangerous Heat Building in the South; Severe Storms From Plains To MS Valley

Intensifying high pressure is producing dangerous heat and humidity in the south-central U.S. with heat indexes possibly exceeding 110. Triple digit heat will also continue for some western areas. Elsewhere, a front moving through the central U.S. may produce severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall in parts of the Plains and MS Valley through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

A Few Clouds

67°F

19°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.11 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 20 Jul 2:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 82. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday
Showers. High near 83. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.05°N 78.48°W (Elev. 413 ft)
1:27 am EDT Jul 20, 2018
3am EDT Jul 20, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database