Tuesday’s VIPIR Forecast: Storm chances and heat

Posted at 5:26 AM, Jun 09, 2015

Tracking storms… We are tracking a cold front that will push through the Mid-Atlantic today. The front will trigger scattered showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be strong to severe with heavy rain and gusty winds. Highs today will return to the mid and upper 80s.

Temperatures and humidity will drop slightly on Wednesday. Expect partly cloudy skies with just a slim chance for a shower. Sunshine will return for the end of the week but with more heat and humidity. Expect highs in the low 90s but it will feel more like the mid and upper 90s with the higher humidity.

Today: Partly Sunny, Scattered Showers/Storms(50%). Highs in the upper 80s. Winds: SW 10-15

Tonight: Partly Cloudy, Scattered Showers/Storms(30%). Lows in the low 70s. Winds: SW 5-10

Tomorrow: Partly Cloudy, Isolated Showers(20%). Highs in the mid 80s. Winds: W/SE 5-10

Tropical Update

No tropical development is expected over the next few days.

Weather & Health

Pollen: Low-Medium (Oak, Grasses)

UV Index: 7 (High)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: High

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

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1987 Severe Thunderstorm Outbreak: Eastern Shore, East Central VA

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