Cold, Wintry Blast to Impact the Eastern States; Air Quality Issues Continue in the Northwest

The Arctic Storm that has impacted the Central U.S. will now move into the East with the potential for record cold temperatures, gusty winds, and widespread areas of snow or rain and snow mixed. Heavy lake effect snows will continue for some Great Lakes areas. Meanwhile, in the West, record warmth continues; and stagnant air remains entrenched in the Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 61%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.86 in
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill53°F (12°C)
Last update 12 Nov 6:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Fort Lee VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow.  Temperature falling to around 38 by 2pm. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Rain then
    Rain/Snow

    High: 56 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 23. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Gradual
    Clearing

    Low: 23 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 38. North wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of rain after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance Rain
    then Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain before 4pm, then a chance of rain and snow. Temperature falling to around 38 by 2pm. Southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 23. North wind 8 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 38. North wind 5 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 23. Calm wind.
Thursday
Increasing clouds, with a high near 51. Light and variable wind.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of rain before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52.
Sunday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Fort Lee VA
 37.24°N 77.33°W (Elev. 98 ft)
5:24 am EST Nov 12, 2019
7am EST Nov 12, 2019-6pm EST Nov 18, 2019
 
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