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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wakefield Municipal Airport (KAKQ)

Lat: 36.98°NLon: 77°WElev: 108ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 52%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.0 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Jan 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Wakefield Municipal Airport VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers after 1am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. South wind 6 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm.  High near 72. South wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 52.

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers after 1am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. South wind 6 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers between 1pm and 4pm. High near 72. South wind 14 to 17 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 53. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Wakefield Municipal Airport VA
 36.98°N 77.01°W (Elev. 98 ft)
3:44 pm EST Jan 22, 2018
4pm EST Jan 22, 2018-6pm EST Jan 29, 2018
 
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