Severe Thunderstorms Wednesday in the Upper Midwest; Excessive Heat in the Central U.S.

Thunderstorms associated with severe wind gusts, large hail to very large hail, flash flooding, and a couple tornadoes will be possible Wednesday afternoon and night across parts of the Upper Midwest and extending into the southern Great Lakes. Excessive heat covers much of the central third of the country and is expected to persist into the weekend over the south-central states. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

Fair

83°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index92°F (33°C)
Last update 28 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Williamsburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 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

    Low: 74 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Scattered showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. West wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Williamsburg VA
 37.26°N 76.7°W (Elev. 49 ft)
6:21 am EDT Jul 28, 2021
9am EDT Jul 28, 2021-6pm EDT Aug 3, 2021
 
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