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  LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS ~ 10:22pm ET, 1/21/22

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Temperature
Dew Point
Temperature
Relative
Humidity
Wind
Barometric
Pressure
Rainfall
Past
Hour
Rainfall
Daily
Rainfall
Past
24-Hours
Rainfall
Monthly
Rainfall
Yearly
Wind Chill
Current &
Lowest Today
Heat Indices
Current &
Highest Today
26.8°
25.6°
95.0%
NNE 15 G 28
miles per hour
30.359"
& Falling
0.00"
0.00"
0.00"
3.98"
3.98"
14.9°
11.3°
33.2°
38.5°


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from NWS WAKEFIELD, VA:
Summary of January 3, 2022 Heavy Snow, Wind,
Rain and Coastal Flooding






from NOAA:
U.S. Winter Outlook:
Drier, warmer South, wetter North
with return of La Nina





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BASIC STATS
OF CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA:

(December station database back to 1976)

WELL-ABOVE NORMAL MEAN TEMPS
50.9° (+6.0°)

BELOW NORMAL RAIN
2.23" (-1.10" or 67% of normal)


2021 RAIN TOTAL
47.25" (-3.54"/93%)





        
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    all times are Eastern Time (US)


    Updated @ 10:22pm ET


    Visibilities


    Visibility @ KSFQ
    Suffolk Municipal Airport - Suffolk, Virginia

    0.50 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KNGU
    Naval Air Station - Chambers Field - Norfolk, Virginia

    1 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    0.50 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    0.50 statute miles




    Temperatures


    Current: 26.8 at 10:22pm

    Comfort Level: Uncomfortably Cold

    Max: 32.8 at 1:43am
    Min: 26.7 at 10:06pm
    24-hour Difference: -6.4
    Daily Average: 29.2


    Wind Chill: 14.9 at 10:22pm
    Min: 11.3 at 10:10pm

    Heat Index: 33.2 at 10:22pm
    Max: 38.5 at 12:06am

    Dew Point


    Current: 25.6 at 10:22pm


    Max:  30.8 at 12:06am
    Min:  22.7 at 5:57am


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 95.0% at 10:22pm

    Max:  95.0% at 8:31pm
    Min:  72.0% at 4:03am


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    NNE  28 mph | 10:22pm


    Max:  33 mph at 3:40am

    Daily Average Direction: 22



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 30.359" & Falling
    at 10:22pm

    Rate: -0.007" past hour
    24-hour Difference: 0.095"
    Max: 30.428" at 10:18am
    Min: 30.256" at 12:46am
    Average: 30.366"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 10:22pm
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 10:22pm

    Past 24-hours ending 10:22pm: 0.00"

    Monthly: 3.98"
    Yearly: 3.98"


    Sun & Moon

     Sunrise: 7:13am  Sunset: 5:17pm

    Moonrise: 9:01pm
    Moonset: 9:40am


       

    Snowfall
    2021-2022

    Season Station Total: 0.2"
    thru' 11:59PM EST 1/20/22


    0.1" on 1/3/22
    0.1" on 1/20/22
    TRACE on 1/21/22 through 10:15AM EST


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