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Excessive Rainfall Possible in Multiple Spots, While Heat Lingers and Builds in Other Areas

A ridge of high pressure, that brought Summer-Heat to the Midwest/East over the weekend, is attempting to survive from the Mid MS Valley to Southeast. Around this ridge, several spots will be vulnerable for intense excessive rainfall. A constant surge of Tropical Moisture inundates the TX Gulf Coast and a system will relocate from the northern to central Plains to interact with a Midwest front. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Charlottesville-Albemarle Airport (KCHO)

Lat: 38.14°NLon: 78.46°WElev: 640ft.

Partly Cloudy

92°F

33°C

Humidity 54%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 29.81 in (1008.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index101°F (38°C)
Last update 19 Jun 4:53 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Charlottesville VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 94. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 94 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds and heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 94. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Charlottesville VA
 38.05°N 78.48°W (Elev. 413 ft)
10:27 am EDT Jun 19, 2018
5pm EDT Jun 19, 2018-6pm EDT Jun 26, 2018
 
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