Significant Winter Storm in the West; Critical Fire Weather in the Plains; Severe Storms Across the Midwest

A strong system has triggered a significant winter storm across the west. Heavy snow, rain and gusty winds will be possible through Tuesday. In the southwest, dry conditions and gusty winds have led to critical fire weather concerns today. By tomorrow, a strong cold front will increase the potential for severe weather across the Midwest. Damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 37%
Wind Speed S 10 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 35°F (2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Feb 12:53 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers after 10am.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers, mainly after 4am.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Breezy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 10pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 32 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then becoming mostly clear, with a low around 45. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers after 10am. Increasing clouds, with a high near 65. South wind 6 to 11 mph increasing to 13 to 18 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers, mainly after 4am. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 17 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Showers likely, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 10pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 32. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 51.
Friday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport VA
 38.14°N 78.46°W (Elev. 587 ft)
12:29 pm EST Feb 26, 2024
1pm EST Feb 26, 2024-6pm EST Mar 3, 2024
 
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