Blistering Heat Wave Across Southern Plains and Lower Mississippi Valley This Weekend; Wet Weather In The East

A scorching Heat Wave will continue across the southern tier of the country. Temperatures and Heat Indices will reach or easily surpass triple digits, as a ridge of high pressure dominates. Widespread Excessive Heat Warnings and Advisories are in effect, will persist and spread into the Southwest/CA next week. Meanwhile, locally heavy rain will be possible for the OH Valley/Mid-Atl/Northeast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Fair

18°C

64°F

Humidity 92%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in
Dewpoint 17°C (62°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 21 Jul 6:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Staunton Arpt VA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers after 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind 5 to 14 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 25 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 25 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 27. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 20 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am.  High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 26 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers.  Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms.  High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers after 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25. East wind 5 to 14 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 25. Southeast wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Southeast wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 27. Light east wind becoming southeast 6 to 11 km/h in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 8am. High near 26. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tuesday Night
Showers. Low around 20. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms. High near 27. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 28. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Staunton Arpt VA
 38.27°N 78.9°W (Elev. 365 m)
5:11 am EDT Jul 21, 2018
7am EDT Jul 21, 2018-6pm EDT Jul 27, 2018
 
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