Thursday’s VIPIR Forecast: Another hot day

Posted at 5:05 AM, Jul 09, 2015
and last updated 2015-07-09 05:05:20-04

Myles Henderson’s Live VIPIR Forecast

Another hot day… Temperatures will start in the mid 70s again this morning and climb into the mid 90s this afternoon. It will feel very muggy today, with a heat index in the triple digits for most of the afternoon. Expect clouds this morning with a few leftover rain showers. Skies will clear through the afternoon with an isolated shower/storm possible. Expect highs near 90 on Friday with a mix of sun and clouds. Highs will drop into the 80s for the weekend. We will see scattered showers and storms on Saturday and more sunshine on Sunday.

Today: Partly Cloudy, Isolated Showers/Storms(20%). Highs in the mid 90s. Winds: W 5-15

Tonight: Partly Cloudy, Stray Showers(10%). Lows in the mid 70s. Winds: SW 5-10

Tomorrow: Partly Cloudy, Isolated Showers/Storms(20%). Highs near 90. Winds: W/NW 5-15

Tropical Update

Tropical activity is not expected over the next few days.

Weather & Health

Pollen: Low-Moderate (Grasses)

UV Index: 10 (Very High)

Air Quality: Moderate (Code Yellow)

Mosquitoes: Very High

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

July 9th

1977 Tornado: Goochland Co

2008 EF1 Tornado Petersburg…minimal damage & isolated

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