First Warning Forecast: Blustery Friday, warmer weekend

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Posted at 4:48 AM, Apr 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-02 13:30:55-04

KJ's First Warning Forecast

*** Freeze Warning from 2 AM to 9 AM Saturday for Chesapeake, Suffolk, Isle of Wight, Franklin, Southampton, Newport News, York, Camden, Pasquotank, Perquimans, Chowan, Gates, Hertford, Bertie, Northampton.

A bright, but blustery spring day across Hampton Roads... Mostly sunny skies with temperatures in the 40s, yet wind chills in the 30s during the afternoon. Expect sustained northwest wind at 10-20 mph with even higher gusts. Clear and even colder overnight with most temperatures below freezing.

Easter Weekend... Sunny and warmer with highs in the mid 50s to kick off the holiday weekend. 70s and sunny on Easter Sunday. The warming trend continues into next week. Added to that - expect little to rain for much of next week.

Weather & Health

Pollen: Medium-High (Maple, Juniper, Birch)
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Air Quality: Good (Code Green)
Mosquitoes: Low