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

A significant winter storm continues to impact much of the West with heavy mountain snow and widespread damaging winds, including dangerous, blizzard conditions in the Sierra Nevada. In the Central and Southern High Plains, an expansive area of warm, dry, and windy conditions is leading to a large area of elevated to high-end critical fire-weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Overcast

46°F

8°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.27 in
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 3 Mar 10:35 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Harrisonburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered sprinkles before 4pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 59 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Patchy
    Fog

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of rain before 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered sprinkles before 4pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 64. South wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Southeast wind around 7 mph becoming northeast after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A slight chance of rain before 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. North wind around 7 mph becoming south in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 58.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Harrisonburg VA
 38.44°N 78.87°W (Elev. 1329 ft)
10:15 am EST Mar 3, 2024
10am EST Mar 3, 2024-6pm EST Mar 9, 2024
 
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