Chesapeake, VA (23320)

9:44 PM EDT on May 27, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 20 ft 36.72 °N, 76.25 °W | Updated 4 minutes ago

Rain
Rain
72.1 °F
Feels Like 71 °F
N
3.0
Wind Variable Wind from South
Gusts 3.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4400 ft
Scattered Clouds 6500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:49 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KCPK 280135Z AUTO 25015G23KT 3SM TSRA SCT044 SCT065 OVC100 20/17 A2991 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0008 T02020169
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 4400 ft
Scattered Clouds 6500 ft
Overcast 10000 ft
Heat Index 71 °F
Dew Point 67 °F
Humidity 84%
Rainfall 0.02 in
Snow Depth Not available.
5:49 AM 8:15 PM
Waxing Crescent, 8% visible
METAR KCPK 280135Z AUTO 25015G23KT 3SM TSRA SCT044 SCT065 OVC100 20/17 A2991 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT ALQS P0008 T02020169

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Severe Thunderstorm Watch
Issued: 9:27 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service


Severe Thunderstorm Watch 278 remains valid until 10 PM EDT this
evening for the following areas

In North Carolina this watch includes 9 counties

In northeast North Carolina

Bertie Camden Chowan
Currituck gates Hertford
Northampton Pasquotank Perquimans

In Virginia this watch includes 9 counties

In southeast Virginia

City of Chesapeake City of Emporia City of Franklin
City of Portsmouth City of Suffolk Greensville
Isle of Wight Southampton Sussex

This includes the cities of Ahoskie, Boykins, Camden, Courtland,
Currituck, Edenton, Elizabeth City, Emporia, Franklin,
Gatesville, Hertford, Hunterdale, Ivor, Portsmouth, Smithfield,
Suffolk, Wakefield, Waverly, and Windsor.




Special Statement
Issued: 9:36 PM EDT May. 27, 2017 – National Weather Service

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Camden... Pasquotank...
central Perquimans... northeastern gates... and Currituck counties and
the southeastern city of Chesapeake...

At 934 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from northwest to near South Mills to near
Corapeake. Movement was southeast at 35 mph.

Wind gusts in excess of 40 mph and pea size hail are possible with
these storms. In addition... rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are
possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Elizabeth City, Camden, Hertford, Winfall, Elizabeth City State
University, Grandy, Weeksville, South Mills, Chesapeake, Chapanoke,
Nixonton, Shiloh, Indiantown, Morgans Corner, Burgess, Old Trap,
Whitehall Shores, northwest, Corapeake and Moyock.

Strong wind gusts are possible with these storms. These wind gusts
are capable of knocking down tree limbs... small or weakened trees...
and blowing around trash cans... potted plants... lawn furniture and
other light outdoor objects.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Lat... Lon 3608 7641 3655 7659 3655 7638 3665 7618
      3657 7612 3655 7612 3655 7611 3614 7580
      3611 7586 3614 7587 3617 7591 3618 7600
      3614 7600 3615 7606 3614 7610 3613 7611
      3612 7617 3610 7621 3611 7627 3608 7633
time... Mot... loc 0134z 336deg 32kt 3656 7622 3649 7635 3650 7648


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913 PM EDT Sat may 27 2017

... A line of strong thunderstorms will affect Isle of Wight...
southwestern Prince George... northeastern Southampton... Sussex... east
central Dinwiddie and southern Surry counties... the southwestern city
of Chesapeake... the city of Franklin and the city of Suffolk...

At 912 PM EDT, radar indicated strong thunderstorms were located
along a line extending from near Isle of Wight to near Wakefield to
near Disputanta to near Carson. Movement was southeast at 30 mph.

Wind gusts of 30 to 40 mph will be possible with these storms.

Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible with these storms.

These storms will be near...
Smithfield, Wakefield, Isle of Wight and Zuni around 920 PM EDT.
Ivor around 925 PM EDT.
Windsor around 930 PM EDT.
Sussex and Kings Fork around 940 PM EDT.
Driver around 945 PM EDT.
Downtown Suffolk and Carrsville around 950 PM EDT.
Sedley around 955 PM EDT.
Franklin, Holland, Hunterdale and Whaleyville around 1000 PM EDT.

Other locations impacted by these storms include Vicksville, Pons,
Longview, Booker, Yale, Lumberton, Chuckatuck, Hilda, Wilroy and
Dory.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of these storms.
Be prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy
rain could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor
flooding of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Frequent cloud to ground lightning is occurring with this storm.
Lightning can strike more than 10 miles away from a thunderstorm.
Seek a safe shelter inside a building or vehicle.

Lat... Lon 3657 7670 3665 7686 3669 7729 3713 7761
      3714 7723 3709 7706 3708 7676 3656 7616
time... Mot... loc 0112z 323deg 28kt 3696 7676 3695 7706 3707 7720 3707
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