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  LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS ~ 7:59am ET, 8/9/20

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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
74.2°
74.2°
100.0%
NNE 4 G 7
miles per hour
30.130"
& Rising
0.00"
0.00"
0.00"
3.31"
32.98"
74.2°
71.8°
81.4°
81.4°


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JULY 2020 KPWR STATION
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WARMEST JULY IN DATABASE
ABOVE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPS

84.4° (+4.2°)


DRIEST JULY IN THE DATABASE
WELL-BELOW NORMAL RAIN
1.50" (-4.12"/ 27%)


2020 ANNUAL RAIN
29.65" (+0.47"/102%)





        
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    Updated @ 7:59am ET


    Visibilities



    Visibility @ KPVG
    Hampton Roads Executive Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia
    (near Bowers Hill)

    3 statute miles


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

    9 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    9 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    5 statute miles




    Temperatures


    Current: 74.2 at 7:59am

    Comfort Level: Comfortable

    Max: 74.2 at 12:00am
    Min: 71.8 at 5:57am
    24-hour Difference: 1.8
    Daily Average: 73.0


    Wind Chill: 74.2 at 7:59am
    Min: 71.8 at 5:57am

    Heat Index: 81.4 at 7:59am
    Max: 81.4 at 7:59am

    Dew Point


    Current: 74.2 at 7:59am


    Max:  74.2 at 7:59am
    Min:  71.5 at 5:57am


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 100.0% at 7:59am

    Max:  100.0% at 6:04am
    Min:  97.0% at 12:00am


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    NNE  7 mph | 7:59am


    Max:  7 mph at 12:00am

    Daily Average Direction: 112



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 30.130" & Rising
    at 7:59am

    Rate: 0.014" past hour
    24-hour Difference: 0.033"
    Max: 30.130" at 7:31am
    Min: 30.085" at 4:55am
    Average: 30.116"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 7:59am
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 7:59am

    Past 24-hours ending 7:59am: 0.00"

    Monthly: 3.31"
    Yearly: 32.98"


    Sun & Moon

     Sunrise: 6:20am  Sunset: 8:05pm

    Moonrise: 11:28pm
    Moonset: 11:47am


       
    Station Seasonal Snowfall
    2019-2020


    Season Total: 1.5"

    TRACE 11/12/19
    1.0" 2/20/20
    0.5" 2/21/20

       










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