First Warning Forecast: Showers and storms today and this weekend

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Posted at 4:55 AM, Apr 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-24 10:24:20-04

Meteorologist Myles Henderson’s First Warning Forecast

More showers and storms on the way… Expect partly to mostly cloudy skies through midday with scattered showers and storms moving in this afternoon to evening. Highs will warm into the upper 70s today, almost 10 degrees above normal. It will be windy today with SW winds at 10 to 20 mph.

More showers and storms move in this weekend. Most of the day Saturday will be dry with a mix of clouds. Scattered showers and storms will move in Saturday night to Sunday morning. A strong to severe storm is possible between sunset Saturday and sunrise Sunday. Rain chances will drop and clouds will clear through the day Sunday. Our back and forth temperature trend will continue. Highs will cool to the low 60s on Saturday, then warm to the low 70s on Sunday.

Today: Mix of Clouds, Scattered Showers/Storms, Windy. Highs in the upper 70s. Winds: S/W 10-20

Tonight: Partly to Mostly Cloudy, Isolated Showers, Breezy. Lows in the low 50s. Winds: N 10-15

Tomorrow: Partly Sunny, Overnight Showers/Storms. Highs in the low 60s. Winds: N/E 5-15

Weather & Health

Pollen: Medium (Oak, Birch, Sweet Gum)

UV Index: 4 (Moderate)

Air Quality: Good (Code Green)

Mosquitoes: Low

Today in Weather History (NWS Wakefield)

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1997 Flash Flooding: Southeast Virginia

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