Heavy Rainfall, Flooding, And Severe Thunderstorm Threats From The Mid South To The Great Lakes Today And Tonight

A slow moving low pressure system and cold front will bring the potential for severe thunderstorms capable of producing damaging winds and isolated tornadoes from portions of the Mid South to the Midwest and Great Lakes today and tonight. Heavy rainfall could also lead to flooding concerns. The severe weather threat will shift to the Mid Atlantic and Northeast on Wednesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Mostly Cloudy

80°F

27°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 30.25 in
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index84°F (29°C)
Last update 25 Sep 10:55 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles ESE Sutherland VA

  • Today

    Today: Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.  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
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 8am.  Cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 69 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Isolated showers, then scattered showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Southeast wind 3 to 5 mph. 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 before 8pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Southwest wind 3 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southwest wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 69. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 62. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles ESE Sutherland VA
 37.19°N 77.51°W (Elev. 174 ft)
10:54 am EDT Sep 25, 2018
11am EDT Sep 25, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 1, 2018
 
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