Tuesday’s VIPIR Forecast: Rain and wind

Posted at 4:50 AM, Oct 27, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-27 06:06:04-04

Clouds, rain, and wind… Expect mostly cloudy skies today with highs in the mid 60s. Rain will build in through the day, with a few showers early and more widespread rain this afternoon. It will be windy again today. Strong NE winds will bring us some minor tidal flooding through Wednesday. Expect widespread clouds and rain on Wednesday with isolated storms possible. Many locations will see over 1” of rainfall over the next 48 hours. Highs will warm into 70s for Wednesday and Thursday.

Skies will clear on Thursday and winds will relax. We will see more sunshine and another cool down for Friday and the weekend.

Today: Mostly Cloudy, Showers(60%), Windy. Highs in the mid 60s. Winds: NE 10-20

Tonight: Cloudy, Rain(70%), Windy. Lows in the low 60s. Winds: E 10-20

Tomorrow: Cloudy, Rain(80%), Possible Storms, Windy. Highs in the mid 70s. Winds: SE 10-20

Tropical Update

No tropical activity at this time

Weather & Health

Pollen: Low (Ragweed, Grasses)

UV Index: 2 (Low)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Moderate

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

October 27th

1995 Severe Thunderstorms: Nottoway, Mecklenburg, Lunenburg Co - Hail 0.75"-1.50"

2010 EF0 Tornado Mecklenburg Co. Numerous tree damage Cumberland to Hanover Co with EF0 Mechanicsville.

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