Preview of NWS' New Point Forecast Icons
Effective July 7, 2015, NWS will implement changes to the icons depicted on all of its Point Forecast pages. Highlights will include new icons with increased clarity, 6-hour increments for rapidly changing weather and new color blocks to highlight forecast hazards.

You may preview these updates in real time for this location. View additional details, and send any comments to icons@noaa.gov.

Please note the preview site is not operational, so performance may be slow during periods of peak access.

A Few Severe Thunderstorms Possible

A few severe thunderstorms are expected into Wednesday morning across portions of the Texas South Plains, northwest Texas, and southwest Oklahoma. Storms could contain heavy rain, hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado.
Read More...

Last Update: 935 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

View Nearby Observations

For More Weather Information:

Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

8NM ESE Sandbridge VA

Marine Zone Forecast


Synopsis: HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN WELL OFF THE SOUTHEAST AND MID ATLANTIC COAST THROUGH TONIGHT. A BACKDOOR COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTH TONIGHT...THEN DROPS INTO VIRGINIA LATE WEDNESDAY INTO EARLY THURSDAY...BEFORE DISSIPATING. LOW PRESSURE WILL SPIN OFF OR NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST THURSDAY INTO SATURDAY.

Overnight
S winds 10 to 15 kt...becoming SW 5 to 10 kt late. Seas 2 to 3 ft with a dominant period of 6 seconds.
Wed
S winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 2 ft with a dominant period of 10 seconds.
Wed Night
S winds 10 to 15 kt...diminishing to 5 to 10 kt after midnight. Seas 2 ft.
Thu
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 2 ft.
Thu Night
E winds 10 kt. Seas 2 to 3 ft.
Fri
E winds 10 to 15 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Fri Night
E winds 10 kt. Seas 3 to 4 ft.
Sat
E winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sat Night
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
Sun
SE winds 5 to 10 kt. Seas 3 ft.
  Click Map For Detailed Forecast

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Last Update: 935 PM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015
  Forecast Discussion
  Get as KML  Get as XML

RADAR & SATELLITE IMAGES

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data