Winter Storm Bringing Blizzard Conditons, Heavy Snow and Ice through Saturday

A sprawling winter storm will continue to produce blizzard conditions across the eastern Dakotas, western and southern Minnesota, and northern Iowa. Areas of moderate to heavy snow are expected over much of the Upper Midwest, Great Lakes, and parts of the Northeast. The greatest freezing rain/glaze accumulations are forecast from the central Plains to the Mid-Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Tappahannock-Essex County Airport (KXSA)

Lat: 37.86°NLon: 76.89°WElev: 135ft.

Fair

25°F

-4°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.68 in
Dewpoint 22°F (-6°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 18 Jan 12:55 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Sharps VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light east wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 25 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then rain.  High near 45. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Rain

    High: 45 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain, mainly before 1am.  Low around 40. Southwest wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 14 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Sunny, with a high near 38.

    Sunny

    High: 38 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 23 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 37.

    Sunny

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Light east wind.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain and snow before 11am, then rain. High near 45. Light southeast wind becoming south 6 to 11 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Saturday Night
Rain, mainly before 1am. Low around 40. Southwest wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 10 to 14 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25. Northwest wind around 11 mph.
M.L.King Day
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 37.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 40.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 47.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Sharps VA
 37.82°N 76.69°W (Elev. 0 ft)
10:30 pm EST Jan 17, 2020
2am EST Jan 18, 2020-6pm EST Jan 24, 2020
 
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