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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Overcast

76°F

24°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 16 mph
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Heat Index77°F (25°C)
Last update 29 Apr 9:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Chesterfield VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Southwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. South wind 6 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 9 mph.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before midnight, then a chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Chesterfield VA
 37.38°N 77.56°W (Elev. 197 ft)
6:41 am EDT Apr 29, 2017
9am EDT Apr 29, 2017-6pm EDT May 5, 2017
 
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