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Heavy Rain and Potential for Flash Flooding

Strong to severe thunderstorms are forecast to develop along a frontal system stretching from portions of the Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. These storms may produce heavy rain and flash flooding. The threat shifts east on Friday. Moonsoon moisture will continue to produce heavy rain with the possibility of localized flash flooding in the Four Corners area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Overcast

71°F

22°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 28 Jul 4:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Sutherland VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Isolated showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    Showers

    Low: 73 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  High near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Scattered
    Showers then
    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 73 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind 6 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 75 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Isolated showers. Cloudy, with a low around 73. Light southwest wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between noon and 2pm, then showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 86. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 73. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. North wind 6 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. North wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Sutherland VA
 37.19°N 77.51°W (Elev. 174 ft)
5:14 am EDT Jul 28, 2017
5am EDT Jul 28, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2017
 
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