Major Storm Pounding California; Winter Weather Threats Through This Weekend From the Central to Eastern U.S.

The last and strongest in a week-long parade of Pacific storms is pounding California with a variety of hazards, including heavy rainfall, mountain snow and flooding near recent wildfire burn scars. Meanwhile, a weak, progressive system may produce light snow from the Ohio Valley into the northern Mid-Atlantic region through early Friday. Then a major winter storm will develop for the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Mostly Cloudy

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.30 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Jan 7:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Staunton Arpt VA

  • Today

    Today: Snow likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Cloudy then
    Snow Likely

    High: 34 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Periods of snow, possibly mixing with sleet after 1am, then gradually ending.  Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 30. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.

    Snow then
    Snow/Sleet
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow likely before 1pm, then rain between 1pm and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet after 4pm.  High near 40. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Snow Likely
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 40 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Freezing rain and sleet before 7pm, then rain or freezing rain between 7pm and 10pm, then rain after 10pm.  Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Wintry Mix
    then Rain

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely

    High: 38 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Snow likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 34. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Tonight
Periods of snow, possibly mixing with sleet after 1am, then gradually ending. Patchy fog after 1am. Low around 30. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow and sleet accumulation of around an inch possible.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 48. West wind 3 to 7 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Light and variable wind.
Saturday
Snow likely before 1pm, then rain between 1pm and 4pm, then freezing rain and sleet after 4pm. High near 40. Calm wind becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Saturday Night
Freezing rain and sleet before 7pm, then rain or freezing rain between 7pm and 10pm, then rain after 10pm. Low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain likely, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 12.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Staunton Arpt VA
 38.27°N 78.9°W (Elev. 1198 ft)
6:32 am EST Jan 17, 2019
8am EST Jan 17, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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