Heavy Precipitation and Strong Winds in the West; Locally Severe Weather in the East and Central Plains

Several atmospheric river events will bring widespread moderate to heavy precipitation and strong winds to much of the Pacific Northwest and California through early next week. A few storms might produce locally strong to damaging wind gusts over a portion of eastern North Carolina and Central Plains later today. More thunderstorms are forecast in the middle Mississippi Valley region on Sunday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Mostly Cloudy

70°F

21°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.95 in
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Oct 12:55 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ENE Colonial Heights VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of showers before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 73 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light north wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of showers before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 73. West wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Light north wind.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. Calm wind becoming northwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
A chance of showers after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ENE Colonial Heights VA
 37.27°N 77.38°W (Elev. 59 ft)
10:02 am EDT Oct 22, 2021
12pm EDT Oct 22, 2021-6pm EDT Oct 28, 2021
 
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