Heavy rain and thunderstorms from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. early this week

Thunderstorms with heavy rain are expected from eastern TX across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. on Monday. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Some of the thunderstorms could be severe in this area, producing damaging wind and tornadoes. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Fair

52°F

11°C

Humidity 69%
Wind Speed N 5 mph
Barometer 30.03 in
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 5 Dec 1:55 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Chesterfield VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. East wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain after midnight.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain.  High near 46. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain

    High: 46 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of rain before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 40.

    Sunny

    High: 40 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 57. East wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A chance of rain after midnight. Increasing clouds, with a low around 39. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain. High near 46. Northeast wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of rain before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54. North wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Thursday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Chesterfield VA
 37.38°N 77.56°W (Elev. 197 ft)
9:07 am EST Dec 5, 2016
2pm EST Dec 5, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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