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West Cradock
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  WEDNESDAY: considerable cloudiness with a chance for showers and a thunderstorm later in the afternoon; high near 70; wind: becoming SW 10 mph and less

  WEDNESDAY NIGHT: chance for evening showers; then mostly cloudy; low around 55; wind: W less than 10 mph

  THURSDAY: becoming mostly sunny; high near 72; wind: NW 10 mph and less

  THURSDAY NIGHT: mostly cloudy with a chance of showers late; low near 55; wind: SE less than 10 mph

  FRIDAY: a chance for some showers in the morning under variably cloudy skies; them clearing in the afternoon; high near 75; wind: SE 10 mph and less

  FRIDAY NIGHT: partly cloudy with chance for a shower or two in the evening; low near 55; wind: light variable early evening; then, becoming SW and S less than 10 mph



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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
    10:21am ET   4/25/18


    West Cradock
    Portsmouth, Virginia

    Temperature: 66.1F
    Dew Point: 64.6
    Humidity: 95.0%
    Wind Gust: S 5 mph
    Barometer: 29.719"
    Daily Rainfall: 0.00"

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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)

    10 statute miles


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

    4 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    10 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    5 statute miles



    Temperatures


    Current: 66.1 at 10:21am

    Comfort Level: Comfortable

    Max: 66.1 at 10:20am
    Min: 58.7 at 5:10am
    24-hour Difference: 8.1
    Daily Average: 60.7


    Wind Chill: 66.1 at 10:21am
    Min: 58.7 at 5:10am

    Heat Index: 72.5 at 10:21am
    Max: 72.6 at 10:19am

    Dew Point

    Current: 64.6 at 10:21am

    Max:  64.8 at 10:19am
    Min:  58.4 at 5:10am

    Relative Humidity

    Current: 95.0% at 10:21am

    Max:  100.0% at 5:55am
    Min:  95.0% at 10:15am

    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    S  5 mph | 10:21am


    Max:  6 mph at 9:54am

    Daily Average Direction: 22


    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure

    Current: 29.719" & Falling
    at 10:21am

    Rate: -0.002" past hour
    24-hour Difference: -0.452"
    Max: 29.847" at 12:00am
    Min: 29.717" at 9:47am
    Average: 29.721"

    Rainfall
    Hourly: 0.00" at 10:21am
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 10:21am

    Past 24-hours ending 10:21am: 0.47"

    Monthly: 2.63"
    Yearly: 12.32"

    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 6:17am

    Sunset 7:47pm


    Suntable

    Moonrise 3:25pm

    Moonset 4:01am

     


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