Showers and Thunderstorms and Areas of Critical Fire Weather Threats

A series of cold fronts will produce showers and a few strong thunderstorms across parts of the High Plains and into the northern Rockies, and the Mid-Atlantic. Strong, dry winds in the northern Plains, 4-Corners area, and the Southeast will produce critical fire weather threats. Fire weather threats also remain elevated in Guam. Locally heavy rain may cause flash flooding in Hawaii. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 43°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 7 May 8:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles WNW Lake Monticello VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 66 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A slight chance of rain after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Clear
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of rain, mainly between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 57 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 47 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers before 11am, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 11am and 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers likely before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 40. North wind 5 to 7 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A chance of rain, mainly between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. Light southwest wind becoming south 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles WNW Lake Monticello VA
 37.95°N 78.38°W (Elev. 299 ft)
7:33 am EDT May 7, 2021
9am EDT May 7, 2021-6pm EDT May 13, 2021
 
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