Heavy Rain In The Plains; Poor Air Quality Out West

A slow moving weather system in the central U.S. will bring locally heavy rain to much of the Plains this weekend. Isolated flash flooding is possible in this area. Meanwhile, smoke from ongoing wildfires will continue to cause poor air quality across much of the interior West, although fire weather conditions are generally improving in this region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

70°F

21°C

Humidity 95%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Aug 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Massanutten VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then scattered showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 67 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am, then scattered showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 83. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming east around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
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Point Forecast:
Massanutten VA
 38.41°N 78.71°W (Elev. 1204 ft)
7:30 am EDT Aug 18, 2018
8am EDT Aug 18, 2018-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2018
 
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