Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Light Rain

40°F

4°C

Humidity 99%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in
Dewpoint 39°F (4°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 2 Mar 2:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles WSW Mount Sidney VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Rain.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 39. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 39 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of rain, mainly before 9am.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance Rain
    and Patchy
    Fog then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 61 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 46 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Rain. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 39. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming north. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of rain, mainly before 9am. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. North wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. North wind 5 to 8 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Rain likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles WSW Mount Sidney VA
 38.26°N 79.01°W (Elev. 1499 ft)
1:54 am EST Mar 2, 2024
2am EST Mar 2, 2024-6pm EST Mar 8, 2024
 
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