Severe Weather and Flood Potential for the East; Fire Weather Concerns for the Southwest and Alaska

Severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall will affect the eastern portions of the country today. Across the Pacific Northwest and northern Plains, showers with the chance for severe thunderstorms later today. For the Southwest and southern portions of Alaska, fire weather concerns expected today and could extend into the holiday weekend. Rip currents are possible for the east coast and Puerto Rico. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Newport News, Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport (KPHF)

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Last update 27 May 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Williamsburg VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 65 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: Sunny, with a high near 88.

    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Cloudy, with a high near 82. South wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 3am, then a slight chance of showers. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Memorial Day
Sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 92.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Williamsburg VA
 37.26°N 76.7°W (Elev. 49 ft)
12:06 pm EDT May 27, 2022
2pm EDT May 27, 2022-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2022
 
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