Monday’s First Warning Forecast: Cooler and less humid

Posted at 5:18 AM, Jun 13, 2016
and last updated 2016-06-13 05:18:47-04

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

Not as hot or humid… A cooler and drier air mass will be in place today with temperatures in the upper 70s to around 80. Expect sunshine today and with high pressure building in conditions will remain dry to start the week. It will start breezy this morning but winds will decrease as the day progresses.

Highs will steadily climb this week from the upper 70s to the upper 80s on Thursday. Unsettled weather moves in for the second half of the work week. Expect scattered showers and storms Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

Today: Mostly Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Winds: N/E 5-15

Tonight: Mainly Clear. Lows in the mid to upper 60s. Winds: SE/SW 5-10

Tomorrow: Mostly Sunny. Highs in the low 80s. Winds: W/N/E 5-10

Weather & Health

Pollen: Moderate (Grasses)

UV Index: 10 (Very High)

Air Quality: Moderate (Code Yellow)

Mosquitoes: Very High

Tropical Update

No tropical activity at this time

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

June 13th

1951 F2 Tornado: Richmond Co

1962 F1 Tornado: Worcester Co

1998 Severe Thunderstorms: Central Virginia, E. Central, Southeast Virginia – Hail .75-3.00″

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