Severe Weather for the Central High Plains; Heavy Rain/Flood Concerns in Parts of the East

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of strong winds and large hail are possible over portions of the central High Plains this afternoon, including parts of the Denver metro area. A stalled front is expected to bring additional rain and flash flood risks in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast through Thursday. Red flag warnings are in effect across the Interior Northwest and Great Basin today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Winchester Regional (KOKV)

Lat: 39.15°NLon: 78.15°WElev: 728ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 58%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.08 in
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 5 Aug 1:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Winchester VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  Patchy fog before noon.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light north wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89.

    Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before noon. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. North wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Light north wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
Winchester VA
 39.18°N 78.15°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:31 am EDT Aug 5, 2020
1pm EDT Aug 5, 2020-6pm EDT Aug 11, 2020
 
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