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Severe Weather Expected in the Southern and Central U.S. on Tuesday

The NWS Storm Prediction Center has outlined an Enhanced Risk of severe weather for parts of the Mid-Mississippi River and Lower Ohio River Valleys on Tuesday. Large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes are possible. Heavy rainfall in these regions will also increase the threat of flash flooding. There’s also an Extreme Risk for fire weather conditions in parts of Texas and New Mexico on Tuesday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Patuxent River, Naval Air Station (KNHK)

Lat: 38.28° N Lon: 76.41° W Elev: 39 ft.

A Few Clouds



Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.31 in (1026.3 mb)
Dewpoint 45°F (7°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 7:52 am EST
Detailed forecast for

Dorchester County

Rest Of Today
Partly sunny this morning...then becoming mostly cloudy. Isolated showers this morning...then a chance of showers with a slight chance of thunderstorms this afternoon. Highs in the upper 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 30 percent.
Cloudy. A slight chance of thunderstorms. Showers likely in the evening...then a slight chance of showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25 mph. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning...then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Breezy with highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph. Chance of rain 50 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely with a chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Breezy with lows in the upper 40s. West winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. Chance of rain 70 percent.
Partly sunny in the morning...then clearing. Breezy, colder with highs in the mid 50s. Northwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to 35 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 30s.
Partly sunny and breezy. Highs in the upper 40s.
Friday Night
Mostly clear. Lows around 30.
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear in the evening...then becoming partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s.
Partly sunny. Highs around 60.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s.
Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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719 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

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