Severe Thunderstorm and Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Today; Strong Storm in Western Alaska

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms today with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible today due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Petersburg, Dinwiddie County Airport (KPTB)

Lat: 37.18°NLon: 77.52°WElev: 194ft.

Fair

67°F

19°C

Humidity 49%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 30.21 in
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Apr 10:15 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

5 Miles S Midlothian VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Southeast wind around 7 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. South wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 84. Northwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
5 Miles S Midlothian VA
 37.43°N 77.64°W (Elev. 200 ft)
6:37 am EDT Apr 16, 2024
10am EDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm EDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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