Heavy Rain from Fay Remnants; Severe Thunderstorms Central U.S.; Dangerous Heat in the South

Post-Tropical Fay will bring heavy rainfall which may result in flooding in areas with poor drainage across portions of upstate New York today. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible today from parts of Kansas and Oklahoma into the lower and mid Mississippi Valley. Heat Advisories and Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect through this weekend across the Southern U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Fair

29°C

85°F

Humidity 57%
Wind Speed SW 13 km/h
Barometer 29.79 in
Dewpoint 21°C (69°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index31°C (88°F)
Last update 11 Jul 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Petersburg VA

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 34. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 34 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 8 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 22 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 34 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 32.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 35.

    Sunny

    High: 35 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 34. West wind 11 to 16 km/h.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 21. West wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 34. Light and variable wind becoming southwest 6 to 11 km/h in the morning.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22. South wind 3 to 8 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than 1 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 34. Southwest wind 5 to 11 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts between 2.5 and 5 mm possible.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 35.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Thursday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Petersburg VA
 37.2°N 77.39°W (Elev. 30 m)
7:11 am EDT Jul 11, 2020
11am EDT Jul 11, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 17, 2020
 
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