Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

Fair

81°F

27°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 74°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 23 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Williamsburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 78 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Light and variable wind.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 78 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 104. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 107. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming south after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Southwest wind 7 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Williamsburg VA
 37.26°N 76.7°W (Elev. 49 ft)
6:23 am EDT Jul 23, 2016
9am EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 29, 2016
 
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