Dangerous Heat Wave in the West Expanding Eastward; Severe Weather in the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest

Dangerous and record-breaking heat will continue for much of the West today, and expand over central and eastern portions of the country through this weekend. Locally heavy rainfall and flash flooding will continue along the coastal Mid-Atlantic and in the Four Corners region. Strong to severe thunderstorms are possible across portions of the Northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Wallops Flight Facility Airport (KWAL)

Lat: 37.94°NLon: 75.47°WElev: 30ft.

Fog/Mist

78°F

26°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.09 in (1018.7 mb)
Dewpoint 77°F (25°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 13 Jul 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SSE Modest Town VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Low: 73 °F

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Partly Cloudy

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    High: 89 °F

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Sunday Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 mph.

    Low: 74 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    High: 93 °F

    Sunny

  • Monday Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 9 mph.

    Low: 76 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

    High: 94 °F

    Sunny

  • Tuesday Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

    Low: 78 °F

    Mostly Clear

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    High: 91 °F

    Sunny then
    Chance
    T-storms

  • Wednesday Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Low: 74 °F

    Showers
    Likely

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73. South wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 74. South wind around 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76. South wind around 9 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 8pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SSE Modest Town VA
 37.79°N 75.56°W (Elev. 3 ft)
6:01 pm EDT Jul 13, 2024
9pm EDT Jul 13, 2024-6pm EDT Jul 20, 2024
 
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