Monday’s First Warning Forecast: Rain to start the work week

Posted at 5:04 AM, Feb 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-11 05:04:17-05

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

A soggy start to the work week… We will see cloudy skies and rain showers all day today as a stationary front lingers across the Mid-Atlantic. It will be a cold rain as temperatures only reach the low to mid 40s this afternoon. Clouds and showers will continue tonight with temperatures lingering in the low to mid 40s.

Rain will continue for Tuesday but temperatures will climb. Highs will warm into the mid 60s tomorrow, a 20 degree warm up. We will see mostly cloudy skies with scattered showers through the day. Rain chances will jump Tuesday night as a cold front moves through.

Skies will clear out early Wednesday but it will be windy with west winds at 15 to 25 mph and gusts to 30+. Highs will drop into the upper 50s, still about 15 degrees above normal. Thursday may be the nicest day of the week with mostly sunny to partly cloudy skies, highs in the upper 50s, and light winds. Rain will return for Friday.

Today: Cloudy, Rain, Chilly. Highs in the mid 40s. Winds: NE 5-10

Tonight: Cloudy, Rain. Lows in the low 40s. Winds: NE 5-15

Tomorrow: Mostly Cloudy, Rain, Warmer. Highs in the mid 60s. Winds: E/S 5-15

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

February 11th

1981 F1 Tornado: Chesterfield Co

1983 Winter Weather: Blizzard – 18″ snow Richmond, Up to 30″ snow Northern Neck

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