Heat Across The Southern U.S.; Storms And Heavy Rain in Central U.S.

The early-season heat across portions of the Southern U.S. will continue for much of this week with more potential record high temperatures. On Tuesday, expect 90s and triple digits from the southern Plains into parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Also on Tuesday, strong to severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rainfall will be possible from the central Plains into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Fair

76°F

24°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 51°F (11°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index78°F (26°C)
Last update 17 May 10:53 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Lake Monticello VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    Sunny

    High: 94 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 95 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 49. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 61. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a slight chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. West wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Lake Monticello VA
 37.92°N 78.3°W (Elev. 299 ft)
10:25 am EDT May 17, 2022
11am EDT May 17, 2022-6pm EDT May 23, 2022
 
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