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Very Heavy Rain, Severe Thunderstorms, and High Flash Flood Risk moves into the Mississippi Valley and Midwest

Thunderstorms, some severe, with very heavy rain have moved into the Mid South and Tennessee Valley today. Flash flooding and severe thunderstorms will be possible from the central Gulf Coast to the Upper Great Lakes. The greatest threat of excessive rains will be in portions of the Lower and Middle Mississippi Valleys. This storm system has a history of producing life threatening flash floods. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport News, Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport (KPHF)

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

A Few Clouds

85°F

29°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed SW 13 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index87°F (31°C)
Last update 30 Apr 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Newport News VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 13 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

    Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Increasing clouds, with a low around 68. South wind 9 to 13 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Breezy, with a south wind 16 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Breezy, with a south wind 18 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind around 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 70.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Newport News VA
 37.08°N 76.51°W (Elev. 3 ft)
5:02 pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
5pm EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 7, 2017
 
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