Wednesday’s VIPIR Forecast: More rain but warmer

Posted at 5:09 AM, Oct 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-28 06:32:05-04

More clouds, rain, and wind… Expect cloudy skies again today with on and off showers. Some rain shower could be heavy at times with a stray rumble of thunder possible. It will be warmer today with temperatures starting in the 60s this morning and climbing into the mid 70s this afternoon. Strong east to southeast winds will bring us some minor tidal flooding again today.

Rain will clear out early Thursday with sunshine mixing in by midday. Highs will warm to near 80 on Thursday. We will see more sunshine and a cool down for Friday and Halloween.

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

Tonight: Mostly Cloudy, Rain(70%). Lows in the mid 60s. Winds: S 10-15

Tomorrow: AM Showers(20%), Clearing Skies. Highs in the upper 70s. Winds: SW 5-15

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 28th

1910 Trace of Snow in Norfolk (Only snow observed in October)

1995 Severe Thunderstorm Wind Damage: Bertie Co

2012 Hurricane Sandy Causes severe coastal flooding/erosion

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