Meteorologist Madeline Evans’ First Warning Forecast
After record-tying heat today, tomorrow won’t be quite as hot but we will still see highs in the mid-to-upper 80s with heat index values in the mid-to-upper 90s. There is another 30% chance of rain and the possibility of severe storms for the evening. Most of the afternoon we will stay dry with a partly cloudy sky.
We start to cool off quite a bit by Friday with highs only reaching the low 80s and lower humidity. We will be mostly cloudy with another 40% chance of rain. We heat back up into the upper 80s Saturday, and low 90s Sunday.
Tonight: Mostly Cloudy, Showers/Storms (50%). Lows in the mid 70s. Winds: NE 5-10
Tomorrow: Partly Sunny, Showers/Storms (50%). Highs in the upper 80s. Winds: NE/SE 5-10
Weather & Health
Pollen: Low-Moderate (Grasses)
UV Index: 10 (Very High)
Air Quality: Moderate (Code Yellow)
Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)
2000 Severe Thunderstorms: Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Prince George Co
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