Heavy Rainfall and Flash Flood Threats Shift From Southern Plains to Lower Mississippi Valley; Elevated to Critical Fire Concerns Out West

Heavy to excessive rainfall with flash flood concerns will shift from the southern Plains into the Lower Mississippi Valley. Elevated to Critical Fire weather threats will linger through the weekend across the Great Basin and central Rockies. Finally, Major to Record river flooding will continue in portions of the Midwest and across parts of North and South Carolina this weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

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

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

Fair

77°F

25°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 21 Sep 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Yorktown VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 72 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 16 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 82. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Northeast wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 16 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Yorktown VA
 37.24°N 76.51°W (Elev. 16 ft)
8:25 pm EDT Sep 21, 2018
9pm EDT Sep 21, 2018-6pm EDT Sep 28, 2018
 
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