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Minutes after Shenandoah National Park reopened two Saturdays ago, after being shut down for six weeks by the coronavirus, the Rappahannock News photographed Jerry Palauskas of Tysons Corner kneeling on the center yellow line of Skyline Drive taking a rather unique picture of Mary’s Rock Tunnel.



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Rappahannock Weather

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  • Humidity: 98%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 1 mph
  • UV Index: 8 Very High
  • Sunrise: 06:20:28 AM
  • Sunset: 08:14:50 PM


Scattered thunderstorms this morning, then mainly cloudy during the afternoon hours. High 84F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.


Mostly clear. Low 67F. Winds light and variable.


Partly cloudy skies. High 89F. Winds light and variable.