Ghent Square - Norfolk, Virginia - CoCoRAHs Daily Updates
-> Ghent Square - SAT 8/17/19 - SUN 8/18/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure over SErn VA while moisture from small low over Srn SC advanced to the NNE along the Carolinas' coasts through the overnight; partly cloudy skies with SHRA late afternoon; light winds, higher humidity | temperature range: 76 | 90 | 75 | winds: mostly WNW early backing to W then WSW through 3PM EDT; then E to SE with SHRA late afternoon; then, SE and S remainder of the period - peak gusts 140 10 mph at 4:42PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.14" August 3.06" annual 33.04"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 8/16/19 - SAT 8/17/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): wavering-stationary front across SErn VA into Ern NC; the afternoon brought a short period of SHRA between 4 & 5PM EDT; humidity still high and winds generally light; some fog | temperature range: 75 | 88 | 76 | winds: mostly SE to S through the period - a 3 hour period in early afternoon with onshore N-NE-E flow; winds diminish to light SE to S to CALM late period - peak gusts S 17 mph at 8:22PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.05" August 2.91" annual 32.89"

-> Ghent Square - THU 8/15/19 - FRI 8/16/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): warm, humid still as period began with a few showers in the morning; surface front meandered S through SErn VA into NE NC and became stationary; the front acted as a focal point for more SHRAs and TSRAs (mostly CC LTG) in the late afternoon; increased humidity with more moisture and more cloudiness during the period | temperature range: 77 | 84 | 75 | winds: mostly NE to E through midnight becoming SE late period - peak gusts NE 13 mph at 2:55PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.06" August 2.86" annual 32.84"

-> Ghent Square - WED 8/14/19 - THU 8/15/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): temps climbed in to the lower 90s with increasing humidity ahead of disturbances aloft moving NW to SE across VA triggering TSRA and SHRA in the afternoon and evening; here, 0.78 fell in the evening; variably cloudy skies and sunshine mixed through the day, mostly cloudy overnight; some strong CG LTG at the height of the storm; special weather statement issued for these storms as they passed through Tidewater, VA; haze in the afternoon and TSRA induced fog in the evening and overnight | temperature range: 77 | 91 | 75 | winds: mostly WSW-SW-SSW early, becoming VRBL mostly onshore NE and E through late afternoon and with passage of TSRA; winds die off to CALM late night - peak gusts ENE & N 23 mph around 8PM & again around 9PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm 0.78" August 2.80" annual 32.78"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 8/13/19 - WED 8/14/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weakening high pressure over the Middle Atlantic; line of SHRA and TSRA moved in from the west-northwest during the afternoon but remained heaviest to the N and to the S with only a TRACE of rain here; partly cloudy skies, some haze, nice breezes from the south through the evening | temperature range: 75 | 91 | 76 | winds: mostly S to SW - peak gust 180 18mph at 11:48AM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - MON 8/12/19 - TUE 8/13/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure located along coastal New England S through the Middle Atlantic and into the SErn US; skies still mostly sunny/clear/fair with temps warming to the lower 90s late afternoon; generally light WINDS through early afternoon, picking-up in the afternoon and overnight hours | temperature range: 71 | 90 | 77 | winds: mostly SE to SSE to S through the period; light to near CALM early, increasing latter half of period - peak gust 230 15mph at 5:05PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 8/11/19 - MON 8/12/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure held over the lower Middle Atlantic bringing another day of abundant sunshine/clear/fair skies and warm temps | temperature range: 73 | 87 | 71 | winds: quite VARIABLE most of the period; light flow diminishing to near CALM late period - peak gust 050 8mph at 10:22AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 8/10/19 - SUN 8/11/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure built S along the Middle Atlantic coastal plain; not so warm, a bit less humid (esp. in the afternoon), some high clouds at times but mostly sunny | temperature range: 74 | 85 | 73 | winds: N to NW early becoming N to NE through late afternoon; onshore mostly E winds diminishing to CALM much of the late period - peak gust 290 10mph at 9:34AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 8/9/19 - SAT 8/10/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mostly sunny, hot, with some haze and generally light winds; DST thunder heard (SE); surface front moved through slowly between 2 & 3 AM EDT | temperature range: 75 | 93 | 74 | winds: mainly SW-WSW-W-NW through 2PM EDT; then, mostly S & SW through early 8/9/19 becoming NW to N thereafter till post-time - peak gust 230 15mph at 5:32PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - THU 8/8/19 - FRI 8/9/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mostly sunny skies but with some build-up in the afternoon; weak high pressure and weak trough near the area but atmosphere more stabilized after previous period's afternoon/evening strong convection; some haze and ground fog; still warm and humid | temperature range: 73 | 92 | 75 | winds: mainly WNW-W-WSW-SW-S through the period with winds diminishing to near CALM in the evening & overnight - peak gust 290 15mph at 4:30PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - WED 8/7/19 - THU 8/8/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mostly sunny early period under weak high pressure; temps warm to the lower 90s ahead of trough moving across VA that triggered line of SHRA & +TSRA; severe thunderstorm watches & warnings posted along with FLOOD WARNING & ADVISORY; TSRA come through late afternoon and tapered to SHRA in the evening with clearing late period; some fog and haze | temperature range: 76 | 94 | 72 | winds: mostly S & SW through the period with peak gust 040 22mph at 4:31PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm 1.24" August 2.02" annual 32.00"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 8/6/19 - WED 8/7/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mostly sunny/clear/fair skies as weak high pressure remained over the area and rainfall sources were located away from SErn VA | temperature range: 73 | 90 | 76 | winds: VARIABLE but oft SSE with peak gust 210 11mph at 6:49PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 0.78" annual 30.76"

-> Ghent Square - MON 8/5/19 - TUE 8/6/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies, humid, periods of light SHRA as surface front moved further S but continued to influence local weather as a stationary front across Nrn NC; light, ill-defined winds; some fog with the showers and again late night | temperature range: 73 | 82 | 72 | winds: light, VARIABLE to CALM much of period, but mostly SE to near CALM after midnight - peak gust 120 8mph at 4:57PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.09" August 0.78" annual 30.76"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 8/4/19 - MON 8/5/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies, increasing heat and breezes from the S ahead of trough moving through aloft combining to produce TSRA/SHRA in late afternoon; some fog with the rainfall that tapered off through early evening; mostly cloudy skies late period | temperature range: 75 | 94 | 72 | winds: W to SW early becoming VARIABLE in the afternoon; S to SW late afternoon and evening, diminishing to CALM overnight with SSE to S direction late nite - peak gust 360 33mph at 4:40PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm event 0.67" August 0.69" annual 30.67"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 8/3/19 - SUN 8/4/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies early with a few sprinkles of rain; weak high pressure over the lower Middle Atlantic; high humid for early and late period and light winds | temperature range: 75 | 85 | 75 | winds: light mostly N-NE-through-SE through late afternoon, becoming SW after midnight through late night - peak gust 350 11mph at 2:13PM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE August 0.02" annual 30.00"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 8/2/19 - SAT 8/3/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies, humid temps continued; trough along the coast embedded in weak high pressure; some light haze, light winds | temperature range: 76 | 82 | 75 | winds: light N to NE through early afternoon becoming ESE to SE balance of the period - peak gust 130 11mph at 4:35PM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE August 0.02" annual 30.00"

-> Ghent Square - THU 8/1/19 - FRI 8/2/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies, "cooler" temps, light winds with weak high pressure in wake of SHRA and TSRA previous period | temperature range: 70 | 89 | 75 | winds: VARIABLE early, then SE to SSE and S thereafter - peak gust 110 10mph at 6:08PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" August 0.02" annual 30.00"

-> Ghent Square - WED 7/31/19 - THU 8/1/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): daylight hours featured continued abundant sun, increased humidity levels and breezes, temps reaching the mid-90s; closer to sunset, building of clouds led to TSRA activity mid-to-late evening and into early 8/1/19; some haze and some fog during the period | temperature range: 75 | 95 | 72 | July Avg. Temp 82.7 | winds: mostly SW to S through mid-evening becoming VARIABLE through early AM 8/1/19 as surface trough & TSRA moved into the area; winds became W-WNW-NW late period - peak gust 090 16mph at 9:00PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.72" July 5.33" August 0.02" annual 30.00"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 7/30/19 - WED 7/31/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to dominate the Middle Atlantic with a prolonged period of mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, generally light breezes, some light HAZE | temperature range: 72 | 95 | 79 | winds: SW to S with peak gust 140 17mph at 5:41PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - MON 7/29/19 - TUE 7/30/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little change: high pressure continued to dominate the Middle Atlantic with another period of mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, generally light breezes, some light HAZE | temperature range: 72 | 93 | 72 | winds: SW to S with peak gust 290 15mph at 6:11PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 7/28/19 - MON 7/29/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): no change: high pressure continued to dominate the East with another period locally of mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, generally light breezes, some light HAZE | temperature range: 70 | 93 | 72 | winds: S to SW through early afternoon becoming onshore E mid-afternoon but switching into the SE through SSE until midnight; late night, mostly S to SW winds - peak gust S 15mph at 5:47PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 7/27/19 - SUN 7/28/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to cover the East with another period of mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, light breezes, some light HAZE | temperature range: 69 | 87 | 70 | winds: mostly N to NE through late morning; then onshore NE through E & ESE; then SE to SSE through mid-evening; CALM winds late evening till post-time - peak gust NE 10mph at 10:04AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 7/26/19 - SAT 7/27/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to cover the East with another period of mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, light breezes, some light BR and HAZE | temperature range: 71 | 84 | 68 | winds: mostly N to NE through early afternoon; then E to occasionally SE through early evening followed by near CALM winds overnight - peak gust NE 13mph at 12:27PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - THU 7/25/19 - FRI 7/26/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): as high pressure builds over the Ern US, locally skies are sunny/clear/fair and temps cooler with a mainly onshore flow | temperature range: 71 | 84 | 70 | winds: mostly NE to ENE - peak gust NE 13mph at 10:16AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - WED 7/24/19 - THU 7/25/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): cloudy skies, some fog early; then gradual clearing to become mostly sunny then fair; temps cooler and drier through time | temperature range: 71 | 79 | 70 | winds: W TO NW through around 9AM EDT becoming mostly NE until late night when surface flow backs to N and NW - peak gust NE 16mph at 10:15AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 7/23/19 - WED 7/24/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): cloudy skies as period began with cooler temps after early AM SHRA/TSRA 7/23/19; cold front pressing through Ern VA brought additional SHRA/TSRA with heavy rains at times; FLASH FLOOD WATCH in effect through late afternoon; FROPA and rains tapering off late evening into the overnight | temperature range: 75 | 80 | 69 | winds: SW to WSW through about 10AM EDT; then N-NE winds with peak gust 360 16mph around 6:00PM EDT | rainfall: period 1.78" storm 2.06" July 4.63" annual 29.28"

-> Ghent Square - MON 7/22/19 - TUE 7/23/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): sunny/clear/fair skies through mid-afternoon followed by and increase in cloudiness late afternoon and the overnight; scattered SHRA and TSRA across SErn VA during the evening and again late period; continued hot, humid, some haze; but this day, nice breeze developed; HEAT ADVISORY continued through late afternoon | temperature range: 79 | 99 | 74 | winds: SW to SSW with peak gust 210 26mph around 3:08PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.28" July 2.85" annual 27.50"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 7/21/19 - MON 7/22/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): sunny/clear/fair skies, hot, humid, hazy continued; EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING continued for much of the period but was changed to a HEAT ADVISORY late period | temperature range: 80 | 100 | 81 | winds: SW to SSW with peak gust 220 15mph at 4:26PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 2.57" annual 27.22"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 7/20/19 - SUN 7/21/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): sunny/clear/fair skies, continued humid with haze; EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING continued for high heat indices in excess of 110 | temperature range: 80 | 101 | 80 | winds: SW to SSW with peak gust 270 17mph at 4:28PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 2.57" annual 27.22"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 7/19/19 - SAT 7/20/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little change in the weather: continued sunny/clear/fair and humid with some haze; EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING in effect | temperature range: 78 | 95 | 80 | winds: S to SW with peak gust 230 10mph at 1:00PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 2.57" annual 27.22"

-> Ghent Square - THU 7/18/19 - FRI 7/19/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little change in the weather: continued mostly sunny early with haze and increased humidity with ongoing HEAT ADVISORY through the period, except when upgraded to a EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING late period; a shower in the early period (AM) left the 0.01" measurement; some distant lightning late evening but with no rain here | temperature range: 79 | 97 | 78 | winds: mainly S-SW-SSW with peak gust 240 18mph at 12:46AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 2.57" annual 27.22"

-> Ghent Square - WED 7/17/19 - THU 7/18/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued over the area with SW winds pushing temps to the upper 90s making for oppressive conditions with high humidity, haze, light winds; a HEAT ADVISORY was posted until 7PM EDT; skies were mostly sunny to occasionally partly cloudy and haze was noted. A TSRA passed through in the early morning hours (overnight) 7/18/19 but only produced 0.06" of rain here at the station | temperature range: 80 | 99 | 78 | winds: mainly S to SW with peak gust 170 21mph at 9:55PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.06" July 2.56" annual 27.21"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 7/16/19 - WED 7/17/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): coastal front moved to sea with high pressure holding over the lower Mid-Atlantic; hot, humid temps return; some haze; an afternoon TSRA moved across the station locale bringing gusty, shifting winds, continuous CG LTG for about 10 mins and a 30-minute downpour of 0.90" resulting in some flooding of low-lying side streets; fair skies overnight | temperature range: 81 | 95 | 80 | winds: quite variable through early afternoon mainly from the SE through the S and SW; winds become steady SSW with TSRA gust of SE 33mph at 2:09PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 2.50" annual 27.15"

-> Ghent Square - MON 7/15/19 - TUE 7/16/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure continued over SErn VA; coastal wind shift/boundary front ("cold FROPA") headed S along the NE to lower Mid-Atlantic coastal areas; onshore flow in the afternoon helped keep temps from soaring; increased humidity and heat indices; mostly sunny/fair skies through the period | temperature range: 83 | 92 | 79 | winds: quite variable through late late evening, mostly onshore NE to ENE in the afternoon; S to SE overnight - peak gust 320 13mph at 10:20AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.60" annual 26.25"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 7/14/19 - MON 7/15/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure continued over SErn VA with mostly sunny/clear/fair skies through the period, hot temps, light winds, some haze | temperature range: 76 | 95 | 80 | winds: quite variable through late afternoon with SW-W-WNW-NNW winds becoming ESE to SSE overnight, then N with coastal backdoor cool front close to post-time - peak gust 305 11mph at 2:56PM EDT & again 030 11 mph at 5:43AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.60" annual 26.25"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 7/13/19 - SUN 7/14/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure providing mostly sunny/clear/fair skies through the period, altho' there was a short period of cloudiness mid-AM; onshore flow developed helping hold down temps to only around 90 at the height of the afternoon sun; closer to the bay and ocean, the cooler temps were; humid, some haze, light winds | temperature range: 78 | 89 | 76 | winds: mostly N to NE then NE through MIDNIGHT becoming S to SW late night to post-time - peak gust 040 13mph at 2:48PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.60" annual 26.25"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 7/12/19 - SAT 7/13/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): cloudy skies early become mostly sunny through late morning and balance of sunlight hours; while not as hot as in the previous period (95) hot, humid temps do return in the afternoon; generally light winds diminishing to near CALM after sunset; a thunderstorm over extreme Nrn Norfolk is observed late period with no rain falling here on the SWrn portion of Norfolk | temperature range: 74 | 91 | 77 | winds: mostly WSW-SW-S for much of the period becoming onshore NE around 4AM EDT - peak gust 210 17mph at 10:36AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.60" annual 26.25"

-> Ghent Square - THU 7/11/19 - FRI 7/12/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure over the lower Mid-Atlantic; mostly SW surface flow across the area as WARMFROPA moed through; partly cloudy skies, hot, more humid but with increased breezes; TSRA and SHRA moved across SErn VA mid-evening to just after MIDNIGHT; showers end overnight with mostly cloudy skies to follow through post-time | temperature range: 78 | 95 | 74 | winds: mostly S to SW - peak gust 300 23mph at 9:11PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.51" July 1.60" annual 26.25"

-> Ghent Square - WED 7/10/19 - THU 7/11/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure moved to sea with return side in the form of a warm front moving through the area after midnight; sunny/clear skies; "cooler" temps replaced by warmer temps and higher dew points through the period; generally light winds | temperature range: 69 | 92 | 78 | winds: variable at times but mostly NE-ESE-SSE-SSW through the period - peak gust 180 11mph at 2:23PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.09" annual 25.74"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 7/9/19 - WED 7/10/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): more pleasant weather as high pressure built across the Middle Atlantic with high pressure to N sending "cooler", drier temps southward; sunny/clear skies | temperature range: 73 | 83 | 68 | winds: NE to ESE through the period - peak gust 120 15mph at 11:14AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 1.09" annual 25.74"

-> Ghent Square - MON 7/8/19 - TUE 7/9/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): cloudy early, becoming partly cloudy late AM; still warm, very humid; partly cloudy early afternoon with line of TSRA/SHRA moving through late afternoon; clearing evening through the overnight; humidity levels drop along with cooler dew point temps; generally light winds which pick-up to pleasant breezes after FROPA | temperature range: 75 | 88 | 72 | winds: SE to SE through NOON EDT becoming WNW to NW then mostly NE balance of the period - peak gust 030 17mph at 4:17PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.15" July 1.09" annual 25.74"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 7/7/19 - MON 7/8/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): trough across VA with upper lows over WV & NC providing triggers for the development of TSRA/SHRA over much of the Middle Atlantic in the afternoon and evening hours with another round of activity here overnight; generally light winds, mostly cloudy skies, oppressively high humidity | temperature range: 80 | 91 | 75 | winds: highly variable the entire period but mostly SW early period - peak gust 120 17mph at 4:06PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.57" July 0.94" annual 25.59"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 7/6/19 - SUN 7/7/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure well-offshore SE US coast continued the partly cloudy, hot, humid, oft hazy conditions on a SW to SSW flow; quite humid and light winds | temperature range: 77 | 93 | 80 | winds: mostly S to SW with peak gust 200 17mph around 5PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 0.37" annual 25.02"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 7/5/19 - SAT 7/6/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure centered over the Middle Atlantic shifted east to the Atlantic; mostly sunny/fair skies continued early period with increased humidity, light winds early followed by increasing breezes remainder of the period; hazy at times, scattered pop-up, slow-moving showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon to the ESE (thunder heard here) along a sea-breeze boundary; some light fog from time-to-time related to shower activity and increasing humidity | temperature range: 75 | 93 | 76 | winds: mostly S to SW with peak gust 210 16mph at 4:05PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 0.37" annual 25.02"

-> Ghent Square - THU 7/4/19 - FRI 7/5/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure centered over the Middle Atlantic; hot, humid, light winds, some haze; with daylight heating in this mass and some energy moving through aloft, conditions were prime for development of TSRA activity across the Mid-Atlantic; two main storms, one in mid-to-late afternoon another again in mid-evening | temperature range: 79 | 98 | 75 | winds: quite VARIABLE becoming WNW-NW then SSW late period - period peak gust SW 21mph at 8:44PM EDT | rainfall: period/event 0.37" July 0.37" annual 25.02"

-> Ghent Square - WED 7/3/19 - THU 7/4/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): with high pressure still covering the East, continued sunny/clear/fair skies, even warmer, more humid, some haze and SHRA developing to the SSE but nothing here at the station near Downtown Norfolk; light winds | temperature range: 78 | 94 | 78 | winds: VARIABLE winds but mostly S to SW through the period - period peak gust SW 18mph at 7:24PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 0.00" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 7/2/19 - WED 7/3/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): continued sunny/clear skies, warm, more humid with large high pressure over the Ern and SErn US; little energy and moisture moving through that high; light winds | temperature range: 72 | 95 | 77 | winds: mostly S to SW through 5PM EDT; then W to NW early evening, becoming W & NW for a short period before returning to SW & S mid-evening through late period - period peak gust S 14mph at 2:20PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 0.00" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - MON 7/1/19 - TUE 7/2/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): much nicer conditions with continued sunny/clear skies, cooler, drier temps as high pressure centered over KY & WV continued to build over the Middle Atlantic | temperature range: 76 | 85 | 75 | winds: mostly NE to ENE early period through mid-evening - peak gust NW 15mph at 11:05AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" July 0.00" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 6/30/19 - MON 7/1/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued over the SErn US; meanwhile, cold front moved down the Middle Atlantic coast from the NW arriving in the evening; -TSRA left only a trace of rain; mostly sunny/clear/fair skies early becoming partly cloudy mid-afternoon through the evening with clearing skies overnight; some haze, increased breezes ahead of cold front | temperature range: 77 | 95 | 76 | winds: mostly S-SW-W early, becoming VARIABLE N to NW then W to SW ahead of FROPA in the afternoon; SW to W in the evening becoming NW after 2AM EDT - gust SW 17mph at 5:12PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" July 0.00" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 6/29/19 - SUN 6/30/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little to no change; high pressure dome continued over the SErn US; continued mostly sunny/clear/fair skies, some haze, generally light winds | temperature range: 75 | 98 | 77 | winds: mostly S & SW - gust N 15 mph at 12:20PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 6/28/19 - SAT 6/29/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little to no change; high pressure dome (ridge)continued to build over the SErn US; continued mostly sunny/clear skies, some haze, generally light winds; TSRA over immediate Downtown Norfolk but edge of activity only produced a TRACE of showers here (around 3:30 PM EDT) | temperature range: 77 | 97 | 74 | winds: mainly SW and W through 2PM becoming S to SE in outflow from TSRA just to the SE with winds becoming SW again late period - gust 130 18 mph at 3:51PM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - THU 6/27/19 - FRI 6/28/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): little to no change; high pressure dome (ridge)continued to build over the SErn US; continued mostly sunny/clear skies, some haze, generally light winds | temperature range: 76 | 93 | 76 | winds: SW early becoming NW then VARIABLE mostly N to NE through the afternoon; SSE through MIDNIGHT becoming S and SW late period - gust 340 11 mph at 3:10PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - WED 6/26/19 - THU 6/27/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to build over the SErn US; continued mostly sunny/clear skies, some haze, generally light winds | temperature range: 78 | 90 | 75 | winds: quite VARIABLE through mid-afternoon becoming W to SW remainder of the period - peak gust 015 14mph at 10:42AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 6/25/19 - WED 6/26/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): continued mostly sunny/clear skies, some haze as high pressure ridge continued to build over the SErn US | temperature range: 77 | 88 | 76 | winds: W to NW through NOON EDT becoming N to NE through MIDNIGHT; then SW to S through 5 AM EDT followed by N-NE towards post-time - peak gust NW 15mph around NOON EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - MON 6/24/19 - TUE 6/25/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): continued mostly sunny/clear skies, some haze, warming temps, increasing humidity readings as SSW winds overspread the area from the S and SW | temperature range: 70 | 93 | 77 | winds: S to SW - peak gust SW 15mph at 3:15PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 6/23/19 - MON 6/24/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mostly sunny/clear skies, warming temps, light winds as high pressure covered the NE and Middle Atlantic ridged from the Ern Great Lakes southeast to off the NC coast; some haze | temperature range: 66 | 87 | 69 | winds: became quite variable and light through early evening; then becoming SE to S through just after midnight; then, SSW to SW remainder of period - peak gust WSW 9mph at 3:35PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 6/22/19 - SUN 6/23/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): variably cloudy skies to begin the period with a bit of unexpected instability aloft that settled on through in early afternoon with skies becoming partly cloudy then clearing out by late period; cooler, drier temps with nice breezes mainly from the NW and N, diminishing to CALM overnight temperature range: 70 | 82 | 64 | winds: became NW to NNW then N through early evening, then light and variable to near CALM late evening through the remainder of the period - peak gust NW 16mph at 4:28PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 6/21/19 - SAT 6/22/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): surface "cold front" moved through as period began with high pressure building SE across the Middle Atlantic; cooler, drier temps with considerably lower humidity levels; breezy conditions through sunset | temperature range: 72 | 86 | 70 | winds: became W-NW-NNW for most of the period - peak gust SSW 22mph at 7:58AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - THU 6/20/19 - FRI 6/21/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): S to SW flow continued with mostly partly cloudy skies, hot temps, high humidity levels; trough moved across the state with SHRA and TSRA arriving late afternoon; skies clear overnight with influx of SW breezes late period | temperature range: 77 | 94 | 72 | winds: S & SW - peak gust S 29mph at 5:41PM EDT | rainfall period/storm: 0.16" June 5.22" annual 24.65"

-> Ghent Square - WED 6/19/19 - THU 6/20/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): S to SW flow continued with mostly sunny/clear skies, warm temps (but less heat than the previous day) and increasing humidity readings; generally light winds; SHRA and TSRA activity moved across the SErn VA, missing this station | temperature range: 76 | 87 | 76 | winds: S & SW - peak gust SSW 15mph at 5:42PM EDT & again SSW 15 mph around 1AM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.00" June 5.06" annual 24.49"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 6/18/19 - WED 6/19/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure well-offshore SErn US pumping hot, more humid conditions across SErn VA as periods of energy aloft continued to moved through VA during the late afternoon and evening resulting in SHRA & TSRA here; partly cloudy skies, warm, more humid, breezy conditions | temperature range: 76 | 94 | 73 | winds: SW early becoming W VARIABLE NW early afternoon, then SW to SW evening and the overnight - peak gust SW 20mph at 10:57AM EDT | rainfall: period/storm: 0.31" June 5.06" annual 24.49"

-> Ghent Square - MON 6/17/19 - TUE 6/18/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure well-offshore SErn US pumping hot, more humid conditions across Srn VA as energy aloft moved through VA during the late afternoon and evening resulting in TSRA here that produced only 0.03" locally; partly cloudy skies, breezy conditions | temperature range: 75 | 95 | 75 | winds: SSW - peak gust SW 20mph at 7:27PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm: 0.03" June 4.75" annual 24.18"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 6/16/19 - MON 6/17/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued the warmer, dry conditions with high pressure well-offshore SE US; mostly sunny/clear skies | temperature range: 68 | 91 | 75 | winds: SSW - peak gust SSW 22mph at 12:34PM and again around 3PM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.00" June 4.72" annual 24.15"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 6/15/19 - SUN 6/16/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued the nice weather; cool to start, warming in the afternoon; nice breezes; partly cloudy skies early; otherwise mostly sunny/clear skies, dry | temperature range: 63 | 86 | 67 | winds: WSW - SW - SSW - peak gust 220 17mph at 3:55PM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.00" June 4.72" annual 24.15"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 6/14/19 - SAT 6/15/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure from Ohio Valley built SE and across the Middle Atlantic (and most of the East) during the period; cooler, drier conditions under sunny/clear/fair skies; nice breezes in the early period with diminishing winds in the evening through the overnight | temperature range: 63 | 77 | 61 | winds: SSW-W-NNW-N through MIDNIGHT EDT becoming SSE to S thereafter with diminishing winds to near CALM late night - peak gust SSW 20mph around 9:32AM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.00" June 4.72" annual 24.15"

-> Ghent Square - THU 6/13/19 - FRI 6/14/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): Few SHRA early period in cooler onshore flow with low pressure moving to sea; series of cold fronts moving through during the period; partly cloudy, then clearing skies, cooler temps, light breezes late period to post-time | temperature range: 70 | 82 | 63 | winds: mostly SW to W with peak gust SW 23mph around 8:31PM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.05" June 4.72" annual 24.15"

-> Ghent Square - WED 6/12/19 - THU 6/13/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): Few SHRA in cooler onshore flow with low pressure moving through to the SE then E; partly cloudy | temperature range: 68 | 77 | 69 | winds: onshore NE to E through 1AM EDT; then SSE to S to SSW late period - peak gust W 16mph around 6AM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.06" June 4.63" annual 24.06"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 6/11/19 - WED 6/12/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): FROPA moved through as period began followed by slow clearing to become partly to mostly sunny in the afternoon; pleasant temps as winds become onshore latter period | temperature range: 70 | 80 | 63 | winds: NNW to N early, then mostly onshore NE but some backing into the NNE to NNW at times - peak gust NE 20mph at 8:43AM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.00" storm/event: 2.46" June 4.57" annual 24.00"

-> Ghent Square - MON 6/10/19 - TUE 6/11/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): locale remains in warm, humid sector with partly cloudy skies, SW wind flow and gusty outflow; a few -SHRA from time-to-time, with TSRA passing just to the west in mid-afternoon; some fog early; then, partly cloudy skies, nice breezes at times, more showers ahead of FROPA late period | temperature range: 76 | 91 | 71 | winds: S to SW through the period - peak gust S 28mph at 3:02PM EDT in nearby TSRA to the W passing from SSW to NNE, diminished winds overnight | rainfall: period: 0.08" ongoing event: 2.46" June 4.57" annual 24.00"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 6/9/19 - MON 6/10/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): locale remains in warm, humid sector with partly cloudy skies, SW wind flow and gusty outflow; a few -SHRA from time-to-time | temperature range: 73 | 83 | 75 | winds: NE to E to SE & S through the period - peak gusts NE 15mph around 4PM EDT with diminished winds to near CALM late night | rainfall: period: TRACE ongoing event: 2.38" June 4.49" annual 23.92"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 6/8/19 - SUN 6/9/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): continued cooler, still humid; increased, steady onshore surface flow; SHRA and TSRA shunted to the W and S by onshore flow; a few spotty showers noted; cloudy skies and nice, generous breezes to temper the high humidity | temperature range: 71 | 72 | 73 | winds: NE to E entire period - peak gusts NE 20mph around 7PM EDT and again ENE 20 mph at 4:52AM EDT | rainfall: period: 0.02" ongoing event: 2.38" June 4.49" annual 23.92"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 6/7/19 - SAT 6/8/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): still warm and humid early period; but cooler air moved in from the N and NE and interacted with overrun warm air mass; SHRA & +TSRA developed late afternoon into the evening with downpours leading to flash flooding across Srn Norfolk; 2.33 inches of rain here for 6/7/19; fog developed with the SHRA activity | temperature range: 74 | 81 | 70 | FROPA | winds: SW to W through NOON EDT; then, N becoming NE to ENE through MIDNIGHT EDT followed by N to NE flow - peak gust E 3:24PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm: 2.33" June 4.47" annual 23.90"

-> Ghent Square - THU 6/6/19 - FRI 6/7/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): warmer, more humid conditions; weak upper energy passed through during the afternoon but developing SHRA and TSRA remained to the S with distant LTG and thunder noted here; mostly cloudy late period with a few showers; some fog developed in this more humid, warmer airmass | temperature range: 74 | 91 | 74 | winds: W to WSW to SW through 3PM; then, NW 4-6PM returning to a S to SE flow in the evening; late night, S to SW through post-time - peak gust W 14mph around 9AM EDT | rainfall: 0.03" June 2.14" annual 21.57"

-> Ghent Square - WED 6/5/19 - THU 6/6/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure at sea wedging back across the Srn & SErn US; severe TS watch, then warnings issued as trough moved across VA in the afternoon and evening triggering SHRA & TSRA | temperature range: 70 | 89 | 71 | 74 winds: S to SW with peak gust in TSRA of 32mph at 4:43PM EDT | rainfall: 0.54" June 2.11" annual 21.54"

-> Ghent Square - TUE 6/4/19 - WED 6/5/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued over the East with center shifting to the Western Atlantic; continued pleasant temps | temperature range: 62 | 81 | 69 | winds: NE early, backing to the NNW through 3pm with return to mostly S and SW flow remainder of the period - repeated gusts to 14 mph with peak gusts at 7:51PM & 1:44AM EDT | rainfall: 0.00" June 1.57" annual 21.00"

-> Ghent Square - MON 6/3/19 - TUE 6/4/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to build over the East and Middle Atlantic; drier and cooler with fresh winds from mainly the NNW through NE and ENE | temperature range: 68 | 78 | 57 | winds: mostly NNW early becoming mostly onshore NE through ENE - repeated gusts to 15 mph through the early evening with peak gust 060 around NOON EDT | rainfall: 0.00" June 1.57" annual 21.00"

-> Ghent Square - SUN 6/2/19 - MON 6/3/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): west side of high pressure along coast and offshore featured mostly sunny/fair skies; TRACE of rain in shower activity mid-/late afternoon with SHRA; frontal SHRAs between 3:30AM & 4:45AM EDT (0.34") | temperature range: 68 | 89 | 68 | winds: mostly S-SW-W flow until FROPA close to 3AM EDT - peak gust N 17mph at 3:13AM EDT | rainfall: period/storm 0.34" June 1.57" annual 21.00"

-> Ghent Square - SAT 6/1/19 - SUN 6/2/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): SHRA and TSRA moved from the NE to onshore and across the locale in the morning with some quite heavy rain at times; skies became partly cloudy to mostly sunny in the afternoon; cooler temps prevailed with nice onshore surface wind flow; fair skies overnight | temperature range: 69 | 79 | 67 | winds: NW to N through NOON; then backing to the W through 3PM; onshore seabreeze through 6PM followed by W to SW winds dropping off to CALM through the overnight - peak gust NNE 16mph around 9AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.97 May 4.17" June 1.23" annual 20.66"

-> Ghent Square - FRI 5/31/19 - SAT 6/1/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): partly cloudy skies with low pressure moving across NC increasing chances of SHRA and TSRA leading to SEVERE TSRA WATCH for the afternoon into the evening; fortunately, severe activity stayed to the W and S of the station with only a few SHRA between NOON & 1PM and again late evening into the early hours of 6/1/19; increasing humidity levels with "cooler" temps compared with those of last period | temperature range: 71 | 83 | 67 | winds: VARIABLE mostly S to SW early with onshore pattern in late AM through late afternoon becoming SE to SSE during the evening; then, mostly SW - W - NW surface flow late night - several gusts to 16mph after MIDNIGHT EDT with peak gust around MIDNIGHT EDT | rainfall: period 0.80 May 4.44" annual 17.69" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - THU 5/30/19 - FRI 5/31/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weak high pressure over the SErn Us/Lower Mid-Atlantic continued the sunny, dry, hazy conditions with hot temps through early evening; trough to the N settled SSE across VA and triggered SHRA/TSRA in the overnight hours | temperature range: 75 | 99 | 70 | winds: mainly W & SW through late afternoon, becoming VARIABLE evening and overnight - peak gusts S 22mph at 4:43PM EDT & NW 22mph in TSRA at 12:01AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.66 May 3.64" annual 18.89" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - WED 5/29/19 - THU 5/30/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure over the SErn Us/Lower Mid-Atlantic states provided ongoing sunny/clear skies with dry, hot temps; some haze | temperature range: 77 | 98 | 75 | winds: mainly W & SW - peak gust W 21mph at 4:06PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00 May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - TUE 5/28/19 - WED 5/29/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): massive high pressure covered the Middle Atlantic and SErn US with continued warming (hot!!) temps and higher humidity levels; generally light winds | temperature range: 73 | 96 | 77 | winds: SE to S early becoming mostly S to SW afternoon through period's end - multiple gusts to 15 mph with peak gust noted W 15mph at 1:12PM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - MON 5/27/19 - TUE 5/28/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure once again wedging S along the Middle Atlantic Coastal plain; FROPA late last period; cooler, drier temps with continued mostly sunny/clear skies | temperature range: 75 | 84 | 72 | winds: W to NW early becoming N to NE in the afternoon, then VARIABLE in the evening before becoming E to SE to S overnight - gusts to 15mph at several times in the afternoon | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SUN 5/26/19 - MON 5/27/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): weakening high pressure over the area with advancing upper trough that moved across VA through the period and arrived here late period with some cloudiness but no measurable rain; some patchy cloudiness late period but mostly sunny/clear/fair skies throughout; light winds and some haze | temperature range: 75 | 95 | 75 | winds: quite VARIABLE entire period becoming N around 4AM EDT as trough moved through - peak gust N 15mph at 3:12AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SAT 5/25/19 - SUN 5/26/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure wedged S along the coastal states of Middle Atlantic early, then receded NE'wd allowing for overrunning warm air to W and SW to move in late afternoon and overnight; some SHRA and TSRA to the west at MIDNIGHT EDT diminished overnight with remnant energy moving through late period | continued mostly sunny/clear skies except for some cloudiness towards post-time, late period | temperature range: 68 | 86 | 74 | winds: onshore ENE early becoming SSE through the evening, then SSW late period - peak gust SSW 17mph at 10:44PM EDT & again S17 mph at 1:47AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - FRI 5/24/19 - SAT 5/25/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure wedged SSE from Canada & New England ridged SSE along Middle Atlantic through NC coastal plain; SSW flow replaced with onshore mostly NE to ENE flow with early temps in the upper 80s falling off to the low 80s in the afternoon; continued sunny/clear skies; lower humidity levels during the afternoon | temperature range: 75 | 88 | 67 | winds: mostly SSW early becoming onshore mostly NE to ENE early afternoon through balance of period - peak gust ESE 15mph around NOON EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - THU 5/23/19 - FRI 5/24/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure reoriented well-offshore off the East Coast; mostly sunny/clear skies with warmer, more humid temps | temperature range: 66 | 88 | 75 | winds: mostly S to SW with peak gust SE 20mph at 2:05PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - WED 5/22/19 - THU 5/23/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure centered offshore New England and ridged SSW down the East Coast to SC; continued pleasant temps and generous breezes along the coastal plain with mostly sunny/clear skies | temperature range: 64 | 73 | 63 | winds: mostly NE-ENE through late afternoon; SE to SSE in the evening and overnight; then, SE to S late period - ENE 15mph at 7:40AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - TUE 5/21/19 - WED 5/22/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure ridged SE from CAN across the Ern Great Lakes south to SErn US states provided sunny/clear skies with cooler, drier temps | temperature range: 71 | 76 | 59 | winds: N then onshore NE to ENE - peak gust N 17mph at 8:15AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - MON 5/20/19 - TUE 5/21/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): SSW flow on backside of high pressure off the SE US coast and ahead of cold front that moved through late period; ahead of front, showers passed through late evening and before midnight; sunny/partly cloudy skies skies | temperature range: 72 | 92 | 70 | winds: mostly S & SW becoming NNE just before post-time, late perid - gusts SSW & SW 20 mph with peak at 3:08PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.98" annual 18.23" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SUN 5/19/19 - MON 5/20/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): dome of high pressure covered most of the eastern half of the US; period effects included continued daytime heating to the low/mid 90s, some haziness at times, and nice breezes; humidity levels remained fairly high | temperature range: 72 | 95 | 72 | winds: mostly Sm SSW, & SW - peak gust W 17 mph at 4:31PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.89" annual 18.14" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SAT 5/18/19 - SUN 5/19/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to impact the Middle Atlantic; skies became mostly sunny/clear; onshore front (strong seabreeze) moved inland in the early afternoon; mild temps | temperature range: 68 | 84 | 70 | winds: SSW then NW through mid-day became onshore NE to E mid-day through early evening; then SSE to S late period - peak gust ENE 13 mph between 2 and 3PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.89" annual 18.14" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - FRI 5/17/19 - SAT 5/18/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure continued to cover the East; temps warm to the upper 80s in the afternoon and skies remained mostly sunny/fair; after midnight, a line of SHRA and TSRA moved through with 0.57" in a fairly short time | temperature range: 64 | 88 | 67 | winds: S-SW-W through 6pm EDT becoming NW late evening through early AM 5/18/19; then, winds back to the SW 4-7AM EDT - peak gust SW 25mph at 12:34AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.57" May 2.89" annual 18.14" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - THU 5/16/19 - FRI 5/17/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure at sea east of SErn US continued the pleasant spring weather with near normal temps, and plenty of sunshine/clear skies | temperature range: 58 | 81 | 64 | winds: S-SW-W through 9AM EDT becoming W to NW through mid-evening; then SSE to S remainder of period - peak gust WSW 13mph around 2PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.32" annual 17.57" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - WED 5/15/19 - THU 5/16/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): area covered by high pressure with center just off the SE US coast; mostly sunny/fair/clear skies with pleasant temps ranging from the low/mid 50s to near 70 | temperature range: 54 | 72 | 57 | winds: NNW to NE through NOON EDT gradually backing from NW to W to SSW & S remainder of period - peak gust NW 15mph around 3PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 2.32" annual 17.57" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - TUE 5/14/19 - WED 5/15/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): low pressure over New England continued to affect the weather first half of period; variably cloudy skies with wrap-around winds and instability clouds and a few SHRA during that period; breezy, becoming gusty mid-afternoon as reenforcing surface front moved through; skies became partly cloudy late afternoon then cleared overnight | temperature range: 58 | 66 | 53 | winds: N to NE through early evening; then winds became N to NW late night - peak gust N 25mph at 4PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.02" May 2.32" annual 17.57" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - MON 5/13/19 - TUE 5/14/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): low clouds, some drizzle and a few light SHRA early; tail end of recent unsettled weather moved to sea; skies were variably cloudy with increasing sunshine in the afternoon; cooler temps covered the Middle Atlantic circulated by low pressure over New England | temperature range: 58 | 66 | 57 | winds: NE-NNE-N through early afternoon becoming N-NW through midnight; then mostly N, lighter winds - peak gust N 17mph at 5PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.04" May 2.30" annual 17.55" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SUN 5/12/19 - MON 5/13/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): mass of warm, moist air covered the SErn US and Middle Atlantic on SSW flow; after previous periods heavy rains, FLASH FLOOD WATCH posted through midnight EDT; but only a few showers developed through the period, mainly early period; variably cloudy skies and some sunshine early; surface front came through mid-evening with cooler onshore flow and cloudy skies with fog noted at times | temperature range: 70 | 79 | 69 | winds: SSW through 1PM EDT becoming onshore mostly NNE-E with peak gust NE 15 mph around 12:57AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.09" May 2.26" annual 17.51" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SAT 5/11/19 - SUN 5/12/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): warm front over Nrn VA becomes stationary, then shifts S'wd during the day as area of energy moved in from the SSW; increasingly warm, humid surface flow develops and interacts with surface front over SRN VA in the afternoon; SHRA and TSRA develop across SErn VA mid afternoon through midnight; one TSRA strengthened and moved E south of the station producing a radar indicated tornado over Downtown Suffolk; surface front moved back to the S | temperature range: 69 | 80 | 69 | winds: SSW through 1PM EDT becoming onshore mostly NNE-E with peak gust NE 16 mph around 4PM EDT | rainfall: period 1.35" May 2.17" annual 17.42" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - FRI 5/10/19 - SAT 5/11/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure east of SErn VA and SE US transported warmer, more humid air N across SErn VA; skies still mostly sunny/clear/fair ahead of surface front settling into Wrn VA that became stationary overnight; increase of cloudiness late period | temperature range: 68 | 84 | 69 | winds: SW through 1PM EDT becoming onshore mostly S-SSW-SW with peak gust SW 17mph at 4PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.82" annual 16.07" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - THU 5/9/19 - FRI 5/10/19 (7AM-7AM EST): surface front across central VA pulls back to the NNE with high pressure holds over the area continuing mostly sunny skies, light winds, pleasant spring temps | temperature range: 66 | 83 | 63 the average temp this period was 73 or 9 ABOVE normal & 2 WARMER than the previous period's average temp | winds: mostly S through SSE entire period - peak gust SSE 24mph at 3:37PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" (-0.11") May 1.26" (-0.06" or 95% of normal) annual 15.39" (-0.31" or 98% of normal) snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - WED 5/8/19 - THU 5/9/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure over the Middle Atlantic/SE US coasts provided sunny/clear/fair weather; just to N, stationary front wavering W to E with some stationary showers and TSRA, not affecting SErn VA | temperature range: 67 | 86 | 68 | winds: variable winds early period becoming mostly SE to SW - peak gust SE 15mph at 6:19PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.82" annual 16.07" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - TUE 5/7/19 - WED 5/8/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure over the Middle Atlantic/SE US coasts provided sunny/clear/fair weather | temperature range: 58 | 81 | 63 | winds: mostly SSW to S through late afternoon, becoming S-SSE-SE-E in the evening and mainly SE-S overnight; diminished speeds to near CALM evening through the overnight - peak gust SE 13mph at 5:54PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.82" annual 16.07" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - MON 5/6/19 - TUE 5/7/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): N & NE surface flow continued through late afternoon with cloudy skies early, clearing slowly in the afternoon; winds diminished in the evening and skies were mostly clear evening through the overnight | temperature range: 58 | 70 | 58 | winds: N & NE early through late afternoon; diminished to light or CALM evening through the overnight - peak gusts out of the N 17mph 7-9AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.82" annual 16.07" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SUN 5/5/19 - MON 5/6/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): S & SW warm flow ahead of cold front with energy ahead of front producing some SHSA and TSRA; FROPA moved through in mid-to-late evening with wind shift into the NW and N; variable cloudiness, humid | temperature range: 70 | 79 | 58 | winds: S-SSW with peak gust N 20mph at 6:23PM EDT | rainfall: period/storm 0.82" May 0.82" annual 16.07" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - SAT 5/4/19 - SUN 5/5/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure in SWrn Atlantic continued the warm SSW/SW breezes under sunny/fair skies early period, then increasing cloudiness overnight; a few -SHRA of rain noted then; more humid | temperature range: 71 | 88 | 72 | winds: mostly W-SSW-SW with peak gust SW 15mph at 12:06AM EDT | rainfall: period TRACE May TRACE annual 15.25" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - FRI 5/3/19 - SAT 5/4/19 (7AM-7AM EST): high pressure over the Srn Western Atlantic continued the sunny/fair for much of the period; humidity readings continue to increase; SW to S prevailing surface wind flow | temperature range: 65 | 87 | 70 the average temp this period was 76 or 11 ABOVE normal & 1.0 COOLER than the previous period's average temp | winds: SSW to S with peak gust S 25mph at 7:50 PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" (-0.09") May 0.00" (-0.30" or 0% of normal) annual 14.13" (-0.55" or 96% of normal) snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - THU 5/2/19 - FRI 5/3/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure weel-east of the NC coast continued the warm SSW/SW breezes under sunny/clear/fair skies; quite pleasant, indeed | temperature range: 68 | 90 | 67 | winds: mostly SSW - peak gust SW 21 mph at 9:05AM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.00" annual 15.25" snowfall: May 0.00" seasonal TRACE

-> Ghent Square - WED 5/1/19 - THU 5/2/19 (7AM-7AM EDT): high pressure off SE US coast with continued mostly sunny/fair skies, dry, warmer temps | temperature range: 67 | 89 | 68 | winds: mostly S to SSW but variable at times; gusts: multiple SSW 17 mph with peak at 3:42PM EDT | rainfall: period 0.00" May 0.00"