Dangerous Heat and Humidity Building from the Plains to the East Coast

Strengthening high pressure will bring much above normal high and low temperatures. Widespread highs in the 90s to 100 combined with dewpoints surging into the mid and upper 70s will create heat indices as high as 110 through this weekend. In addition, overnight temperatures in the 70s to low 80s will reduce the ability of the body to recover from daytime heating. Read More >

Current conditions at

Newport News, Newport News / Williamsburg International Airport (KPHF)

Lat: 37.13°NLon: 76.49°WElev: 43ft.

A Few Clouds

95°F

35°C

Humidity 53%
Wind Speed S 13 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 75°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index107°F (42°C)
Last update 17 Jul 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Smithfield VA

Heat Advisory until July 17, 08:00pm
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  •  
    Heat Advisory until July 17, 08:00pm

    NOW until
    8:00pm Wed

    Heat Advisory

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 77 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind around 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 78 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 96 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 80.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 80 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 96.

    Sunny

    High: 96 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms between 10pm and 1am, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 103. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Heat index values as high as 106. Southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 78. South wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 80.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 96.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Smithfield VA
 36.98°N 76.64°W (Elev. 7 ft)
6:20 pm EDT Jul 17, 2019
6pm EDT Jul 17, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 24, 2019
 
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