Severe weather possible for parts of Mid-Atlantic Friday
The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe weather Friday afternoon and evening. Scattered strong to severe storms are expected to develop across southeast Virginia and eastern North Carolina. The main threats will be damaging winds and large hail. By Saturday, attention will turn to the central U.S. where a much more significant episode of severe weather is forecast. Read More...
Overnight Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. West southwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Friday A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. Windy, with a west southwest wind 15 to 25 mph increasing to 29 to 39 mph. Winds could gust as high as 60 mph. New snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Friday Night Snow showers. Some thunder is also possible. Low around 12. Wind chill values as low as -6. Windy, with a west northwest wind 39 to 49 mph decreasing to 16 to 26 mph. Winds could gust as high as 75 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Saturday A 30 percent chance of snow showers, mainly before 11am. Partly sunny, with a high near 25. Wind chill values as low as -7. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 18 to 23 mph decreasing to 6 to 11 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. New snow accumulation of less than a half inch possible.
Saturday Night Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. West northwest wind around 9 mph.