Late week heat busting showers and thunderstorms
Briefly less humid and less hot
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (WVIR) - A dry summer cold front will provide a break in the high heat and humidity for a couple of days.
Northeast breezes will knock temperatures back down to more seasonable levels.
It’ll be a great start to the first day of school on Wednesday for a Charlottesville and Albemarle County.
Becoming hotter and more humid Thursday and especially Friday. High temperatures Friday will be just shy of 100°!
Tracking a stronger late August cold front due into town by late Friday into Saturday from the northwest. This will be our next best chance for a shower, downpour, and thunderstorm.
Cooler temperatures and drier Sunday and next Monday.
Keep checking back here and to the NBC29 Storm Team Weather app for more updates.
Tuesday: Partly sunny. Highs in the 80s.
Tuesday night: More comfortable under a clear sky. Lows mid 50s to lower 60s.
Wednesday: Mostly sunny. Dry with highs in the low to mid 80s. Lows in the 60s.
Thursday: Partly sunny. Highs upper 80s to lower 90s. Lows lower 70s.
Friday: Hot and humid. Partly sunny with an afternoon and evening shower and thunderstorm chance. Highs in the 90s. Lows lower 70s.
Saturday: Partly sunny and humid with an isolated shower and thunderstorm. Highs upper 80s. Lows in the 60s.
Sunday: Partly sunny and less humid. Highs in the upper 70s to lower 80s. Lows lower 60s.
Monday: Rain showers. Mostly cloudy. Highs in the cooler 70s. Lows lower 60s.
Tuesday: Morning rain showers. Partly sunny. Highs near 80 degrees.
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