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  TUESDAY: cloudy with rain likely; breezy high near 65; wind: E & SE 10 to 20 with gusts to 30 mph

  TUESDAY NIGHT: cloudy with rain likely in the evening becoming showery late; breezy with low near 60; wind: SE 10 to 20 mph in the evening, decreasing overnight

  WEDNESDAY: mostly cloudy with a chance for showers; high near 74; wind: S 10 mph and less

  WEDNESDAY NIGHT: a few showers possible in the evening; then variably cloudy; low around 54; wind: becoming NW 10 mph and less

  THURSDAY: mostly sunny; high near 70; wind: NW 10 mph and less

  THURSDAY NIGHT: increasing cloudiness with a chance of showers late; low near 55; wind: SE then E 10 mph and less



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   MARCH 2018:

Average Temperature 46.1
(4.0 BELOW normal)

March 2018 was the
6th coldest March
in the station database to 1977

Aqueous Precipitation: 3.82"
(0.23" BELOW or 94% of normal)
Snowfall: 2.3"


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    Latest Update of
    Current Conditions
    7:48am ET   4/24/18


    West Cradock
    Portsmouth, Virginia

    Temperature: 58.2F
    Dew Point: 55.3
    Humidity: 90.0%
    Wind Gust: ESE 7 mph
    Barometer: 30.182"
    Daily Rainfall: 0.03"

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    Most recent Station Observations
    all times are Eastern Time (US)


    Visibility @ KPVG
    Hampton Roads Executive Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia
    (near Bowers Hill)

    8 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KNGU
    Naval Air Station - Chambers Field - Norfolk, Virginia

    9 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    10 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    10 statute miles



    Temperatures


    Current: 58.2 at 7:48am

    Comfort Level: Cool

    Max: 58.2 at 3:57am
    Min: 56.9 at 12:00am
    24-hour Difference: 8.6
    Daily Average: 57.6


    Wind Chill: 58.2 at 7:48am
    Min: 54.7 at 5:32am

    Heat Index: 63.8 at 7:48am
    Max: 63.8 at 7:40am

    Dew Point

    Current: 55.3 at 7:48am

    Max:  55.3 at 7:40am
    Min:  48.3 at 12:00am

    Relative Humidity

    Current: 90.0% at 7:48am

    Max:  91.0% at 6:26am
    Min:  73.0% at 12:00am

    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    ESE  7 mph | 7:48am


    Max:  16 mph at 5:32am

    Daily Average Direction: 0


    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure

    Current: 30.182" & Rising
    at 7:48am

    Rate: 0.000" past hour
    24-hour Difference: -0.191"
    Max: 30.289" at 12:00am
    Min: 30.175" at 6:08am
    Average: 30.182"

    Rainfall
    Hourly: 0.01" at 7:48am
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.03" thru 7:48am

    Past 24-hours ending 7:48am: 0.03"

    Monthly: 2.07"
    Yearly: 11.76"

    Station Seasonal Snowfall
    2017-2018


    TRACE 12/13/17
    TRACE 12/12/17
    TRACE 12/9/17
    TRACE 12/28/17
    4.0" 1/3/18
    7.0" 1/4/18 [record]
    3.0" 1/17/18 [record]
    TRACE 1/18/18
    0.1" 1/30/18
    TRACE 2/02/18
    2.3" 3/12/18 [record]
    TRACE 3/21/18

    Season-to-date 16.4"

    Sun & Moon Times


    Sunrise 6:18am

    Sunset 7:46pm


    Suntable

    Moonrise 2:19pm

    Moonset 3:21am

     


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