Significant Outbreak Of Severe Thunderstorms, Violent Tornadoes, And Heavy Rain In The Plains Today

A potent spring storm system is expected to produce an outbreak of severe weather in parts of the Plains today. Very large hail, damaging winds, flash flooding, and large/violent tornadoes are possible. The area most likely to experience significant tornadoes stretches from the Texas Hill Country through central Oklahoma. Residents should review severe weather safety and heed any warnings. Read More >

Current conditions at

William M Tuck Airport (KW78)

Lat: 36.71°NLon: 78.85°WElev: 420ft.

Partly Cloudy

85°F

29°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed SW 12 G 17 mph
Barometer 29.92 in
Dewpoint 62°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index86°F (30°C)
Last update 20 May 2:35 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Halifax VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 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: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Clear

    Low: 59 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90.

    Hot

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.

    Hot

    High: 92 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny early, then becoming mostly cloudy, with a high near 88. Southwest wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 59. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. North wind 3 to 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 90.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Halifax VA
 36.81°N 78.92°W (Elev. 466 ft)
1:30 pm EDT May 20, 2019
2pm EDT May 20, 2019-6pm EDT May 26, 2019
 
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