Multiday Heat Wave Forecast For Much of Central/Eastern U.S.

A major summer heat wave is forecast midweek into this coming weekend across much of the central and eastern states and lingering in the southwest. The combination of temperature and humidity will lift the heat index above 100 in many locations with 110 or higher possible in the warmest locations. There will be nearly no relief at night with overnight low temperatures in the upper 70s and 80s. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Fredericksburg, Shannon Airport (KEZF)

Lat: 38.27°NLon: 77.45°WElev: 85ft.

Fair

94°F

34°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.02 in
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index104°F (40°C)
Last update 16 Jul 4:15 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Fredericksburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 97 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.

    Hot

    High: 99 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 79 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102.

    Hot

    High: 102 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. West wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 99.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Saturday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 102.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 99. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
Fredericksburg VA
 38.31°N 77.47°W (Elev. 49 ft)
4:31 pm EDT Jul 16, 2019
4pm EDT Jul 16, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 23, 2019
 
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