Thursday’s VIPIR Forecast: More rain and storms

Posted at 5:05 AM, Jun 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-06-04 05:56:17-04

More rain and storms… Another day with clouds, rain and storms as an area of low pressure slowly drifts across the Carolinas. Expect more rain today with the possibility for storms to mix in. Rain could be heavy at times with more localized flooding possible. Temperatures will only reach into the mid 70s today.

Highs will remain in the mid to upper 70s for Friday and nudge into the low 80s this weekend. The chances for showers/storms will continue for Friday but will gradually become less widespread and more scattered. We could still see scattered showers/storms this weekend but chances will be much lower than the past few days. We should see some sunshine mix in with the clouds with weekend.

Today: Mostly Cloudy, Fog/Drizzle, Showers/Storms(80%). Highs in the mid 70s. Winds: NE/E 5-10

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy, Showers/Storms(60%). Lows in the upper 60s. Winds: NE 5-10

Tomorrow: Mostly Cloudy, Showers/Storms(40%). Highs in the upper 70s. Winds: N 5-10

Tropical Update

No tropical development is expected over the next few days.

Weather & Health

Pollen: Low (Oak, Grasses, Hickory)

UV Index: 2 (Low)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Very High

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

June 4th

1817 Tornadoes: Henrico Co, King William Co

1834 Tornado South Central Virginia

1985 Severe Thunderstorms: Northeast NC 1.00"-3.75" Hail

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