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  SUNDAY: mostly sunny with a chance for showers and thunderstorms late afternoon | high near 90 | wind: SW less than 10 mph

  SUNDAY NIGHT: variable cloudiness ... chance for an evening shower or thunderstorm | low near 74 | wind: light S

  MONDAY: mostly sunny | high near 92, heat indices in excess of 100 | wind: S 10 mph & less

  MONDAY NIGHT: partly cloudy | low near 76 | wind: SW 10 mph & less

  TUESDAY: mostly sunny | high near 95, heat indices in excess of 100 | wind: light W to SW less than 10 mph

  TUESDAY NIGHT: partly cloudy with a chance for a shower or thunderstorm | low near 76 | wind: light SW less than 10 mph


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    Current Conditions at
    10:01pm ET   6/17/18

    West Cradock
    Portsmouth, Virginia

    Temperature: 77.3F
    Dew Point: 74.5
    Humidity: 91.0%
    Wind Gust: SW 5 mph
    Barometer: 30.042"
    Daily Rainfall: 0.15"
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    Visibilities


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

    8 statute miles


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

    10 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: 77.3 at 10:01pm

    Comfort Level: Comfortable

    Max: 95.0 at 3:11pm
    Min: 70.3 at 5:12am
    24-hour Difference: 1.9
    Daily Average: 81.1


    Wind Chill: 77.3 at 10:01pm
    Min: 70.3 at 5:12am

    Heat Index: 83.1 at 10:01pm
    Max: 112.8 at 3:39pm

    Dew Point


    Current: 74.5 at 10:01pm


    Max:  81.1 at 5:41pm
    Min:  63.2 at 12:07am


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 91.0% at 10:01pm

    Max:  94.0% at 5:41pm
    Min:  51.0% at 12:47pm


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    SW  5 mph | 10:01pm


    Max:  21 mph at 5:04pm

    Daily Average Direction: 225



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 30.042" & Rising
    at 10:01pm

    Rate: 0.011" past hour
    24-hour Difference: -0.002"
    Max: 30.074" at 9:00am
    Min: 30.003" at 5:57pm
    Average: 30.030"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 10:01pm
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.15" thru 10:01pm

    Past 24-hours ending 10:01pm: 0.15"

    Monthly: 1.84"
    Yearly: 24.27"

    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"

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    Sunrise 5:46am

    Sunset 8:27pm


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    Moonrise 9:59am

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