Notice of NWS' New Version of Forecast
A new version of Forecast is coming soon!
Click here to visit the new site for details.

Extreme Fire Weather Conditions in the Desert Southwest on Thursday

Strong winds, low relative humidity, and dry ground conditions increase the threat for wildfire activity in the Desert Southwest, Great Basin, Central/Southern High Plains and Southeast on Thursday. The greatest concern is in New Mexico and Arizona, where winds of 30 to 40 mph (with gusts up to 50 to 60 mph) and an extremely dry air mass will fuel Extreme-level fire weather conditions. Read More >

Current conditions at

Staunton / Shenandoah (KSHD)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 78.9°WElev: 1201ft.

Partly Cloudy

49°F

9°C

Humidity 94%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.76 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Apr 7:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SW Mount Solon VA

Freeze Watch April 20, 02:00am until April 20, 09:00am
Click here for hazard details and duration
Freeze Watch
  • Today

    Today: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds and
    Breezy

    High: 50 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Clear

    Low: 33 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind.

    Sunny

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 50. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Northwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Clear, with a low around 33. Northwest wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 58. Calm wind.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
3 Miles SW Mount Solon VA
 38.34°N 79.2°W (Elev. 1952 ft)
7:28 am EDT Apr 19, 2018
8am EDT Apr 19, 2018-6pm EDT Apr 25, 2018
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database