Severe Weather Expected From the South to the Midwest; Critical Fire Weather in the Southwest; Excessive Heat in Texas

Isolated to scattered severe thunderstorms are expected to develop from the southern Plains to portions of the Midwest Friday. Damaging winds and very large hail will be the primary hazards. On the drier side of the system, critical fire weather conditions will be possible across the Southwest. Meanwhile, excessive heat concerns continue to impact portions of southern Texas and Florida. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wakefield Municipal Airport (KAKQ)

Lat: 36.98°NLon: 77°WElev: 108ft.

Partly Cloudy

69°F

21°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 24 May 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Wakefield VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy dense fog after 1am.  Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Calm wind.

    Low: 64 °F

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Dense Fog

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Areas of dense fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 85 °F

    Areas Dense
    Fog then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

  • Saturday Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south wind.

    Low: 64 °F

    Partly Cloudy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 87 °F

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Low: 67 °F

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Memorial Day

    Memorial Day: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    High: 87 °F

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Low: 66 °F

    T-storms
    Likely

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 85.

    High: 85 °F

    Sunny

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

    Low: 61 °F

    Mostly Clear

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Patchy dense fog after 1am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Calm wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Areas of dense fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 85. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. Light south wind.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light south wind. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Memorial Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 82.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 75.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Wakefield VA
 36.98°N 76.98°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:24 pm EDT May 24, 2024
10pm EDT May 24, 2024-6pm EDT May 31, 2024
 
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