Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over the Midwest, Northwest and Southwest; Critical Fire Weather Conditions in the Great Basin

Monsoon moisture will result in locally heavy showers and thunderstorms over the Southwest, while heavy rain will also impact parts of the Northwest and Midwest. Meanwhile, critical fire weather conditions are expected for much of the Great Basin. Finally, Tropical Storm Humberto remains well offshore of the Southeast, but rip currents and heavy surf are expected from Florida to the Carolinas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Overcast

72°F

22°C

Humidity 91%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.17 in
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 15 Sep 8:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles E Blackstone VA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph 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.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph 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.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Calm wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Calm wind.
Tuesday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles E Blackstone VA
 37.08°N 77.95°W (Elev. 397 ft)
6:21 am EDT Sep 15, 2019
9am EDT Sep 15, 2019-6pm EDT Sep 21, 2019
 
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