Virginia Beach, VA (23450)

5:35 PM EDT on July 21, 2017 (GMT -0400)
West Oceana Gardens | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Heat Advisory

Elev 37 ft 36.84 °N, 76.02 °W | Updated 52 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
81.3 °F
Feels Like 89 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from WSW

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 89 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.05 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
SPECI KNTU 212132Z 15004KT 10SM TS SCT020CB BKN045 OVC250 28/24 A2991 RMK AO2 RAE24 OCNL LTGICCG SE-W TS SE-W MOV E T1 SET P0000 T02830244
Pressure 29.91 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2000 ft
Mostly Cloudy 4500 ft
Overcast 25000 ft
Heat Index 89 °F
Dew Point 77 °F
Humidity 87%
Rainfall 0.05 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:00 AM 8:19 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
SPECI KNTU 212132Z 15004KT 10SM TS SCT020CB BKN045 OVC250 28/24 A2991 RMK AO2 RAE24 OCNL LTGICCG SE-W TS SE-W MOV E T1 SET P0000 T02830244

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Heat Advisory
Issued: 3:51 PM EDT Jul. 21, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Heat advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...
... Heat advisory in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday...

The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a heat
advisory, which is in effect from 10 am to 8 PM EDT Saturday.

* Areas affected: central and eastern Virginia... northeast North
Carolina... and the lower Eastern Shore.

* Maximum forecast heat index values: 105 to 109 degrees.

* Timing: peak heat indices are expected during the afternoon
hours Saturday, but some locations near the coast may see values
peak by late morning through early afternoon.

* Impacts: prolonged exposure or any strenuous activity may lead
to heat related illnesses that require immediate medical
attention.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A heat advisory means that a period of hot temperatures is
expected. The combination of hot temperatures and high humidity
will combine to create a situation in which heat illnesses are
possible. Drink plenty of fluids... stay in an air-conditioned
room... stay out of the sun... and check up on relatives and
neighbors.

Take extra precautions... if you work or spend time outside. When
possible... reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or
evening. Know the signs and symptoms of heat exhaustion and heat
stroke. Wear light weight and loose fitting clothing when
possible and drink plenty of water.