Dangerously Excessive Heat and Humidity Continues from the Midwest and Eastward

Oppressive heat and humidity will continue through Saturday from the Midwest to the East Coast. The Midwest will get a slight reprieve on Sunday as a cold front moves through the area, while excessive heat continues in the East. In addition, strong to severe storms will bring potential for damaging winds, hail, and heavy rain on Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Tappahannock-Essex County Airport (KXSA)

Lat: 37.86°NLon: 76.89°WElev: 135ft.

Fair

92°F

33°C

Humidity 60%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 29.97 in
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index105°F (41°C)
Last update 20 Jul 11:35 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNE Newtown VA

Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 11:00pm
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Excessive Heat Warning
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    Excessive Heat Warning until July 21, 11:00pm

    NOW until
    11:00pm Sun

    Excessive Heat Warning

  • Today

    Today: Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 111. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Hot

    High: 101 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. West wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Hot

    High: 100 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Isolated
    T-storms

    Low: 76 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 81 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny and hot, with a high near 101. Heat index values as high as 111. Light and variable wind becoming southwest around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 100. Heat index values as high as 112. West wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southwest wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8pm and 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am, then a chance of showers between 8am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of thunderstorms before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNE Newtown VA
 37.96°N 77.1°W (Elev. 112 ft)
10:39 am EDT Jul 20, 2019
11am EDT Jul 20, 2019-6pm EDT Jul 26, 2019
 
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