Summer Heat for the West; Monsoonal Moisture Continues for Southwest and Southern Rockies

Summer heat will continue for areas of the west coast where high temperatures may approach or exceed the century mark. Monsoonal moisture along with the threat of flash flooding continues over parts of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Tuesday. Further east, a cold front is expected to bring a break to the heat as showers and thunderstorms are forecast from New England to the Gulf Coast. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Light Rain

73°F

23°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 27 Jun 4:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles W Chesterfield VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 86 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 91.

    Sunny

    High: 91 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 86. Northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 10pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Calm wind becoming north around 6 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming light in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 66.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 90.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 91.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 72.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles W Chesterfield VA
 37.38°N 77.56°W (Elev. 197 ft)
2:32 pm EDT Jun 27, 2022
4pm EDT Jun 27, 2022-6pm EDT Jul 4, 2022
 
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