Major Winter Storm to Impact the Central and Eastern U.S. Through this Weekend

An impactful Pacific storm will move east and redevelop into a significant winter storm. Heavy snow to the north of this storm and heavy rain to the south with freezing rain at the junction will form over the Central U.S. Friday. This system shifts into the Eastern States on Saturday with heavy snow from the Midwest to the Northeast, and heavy rain from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Light Snow

31°F

-1°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 18 Jan 12:15 am EST
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles WSW Dyke VA

Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 04:00am
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Winter Weather Advisory
  •  
    Winter Weather Advisory until January 18, 04:00am

    NOW until
    4:00am Fri

    Winter Weather Advisory

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow likely, possibly mixing with freezing rain after 3am, then gradually ending.  Patchy fog after 1am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.  Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Wintry Mix
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of snow before 1pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then rain, freezing rain, and sleet after 4pm.  High near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible.  New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 38 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 10pm.  Low around 29. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%.

    Rain/Freezing
    Rain then
    Rain

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Blustery.
    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 31 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Blustery.

    Partly Cloudy
    and Blustery

    Low: 8 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 20.

    Sunny

    High: 20 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow likely, possibly mixing with freezing rain after 3am, then gradually ending. Patchy fog after 1am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41. West wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph becoming east after midnight.
Saturday
A chance of snow before 1pm, then snow, freezing rain, and sleet between 1pm and 4pm, then rain, freezing rain, and sleet after 4pm. High near 38. Southeast wind 10 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New ice accumulation of less than a 0.1 of an inch possible. New snow and sleet accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain or freezing rain, becoming all rain after 10pm. Low around 29. South wind 13 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.
Sunday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then a slight chance of snow showers between 10am and 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 31. Blustery. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Blustery.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 20.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 40. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
Rain and snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles WSW Dyke VA
 38.25°N 78.67°W (Elev. 3287 ft)
10:54 pm EST Jan 17, 2019
12am EST Jan 18, 2019-6pm EST Jan 23, 2019
 
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