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West Cradock
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  MONDAY: some high clouds, but mostly sunny; high near 68; wind: E 5 to 15 with occasional gusts to near 25 mph

  MONDAY NIGHT: increasing cloudiness with a chance for some rain late night; low near 55; wind: E 5 to 15 mph

  TUESDAY: cloudy with rain likely; chance for a thunderstorm as well; breezy high near 65; wind: SE 10 to 20 with gusts to 30 mph

  TUESDAY NIGHT: cloudy with rain likely; chance for a thunderstorm in the evening; low near 60; wind: SE 10 to 20 mph in the evening, decreasing overnight

  WEDNESDAY: mostly cloudy with a chance for lingering rain early; becoming partly cloudy with a chance for showers; high near 74; wind: W 10 mph and less

  WEDNESDAY NIGHT: a few showers possible in the evening; then variably cloudy; low around 55; wind: SW then W 10 mph and less



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   MARCH 2018:

Average Temperature 46.1
(4.0 BELOW normal)

March 2018 was the
6th coldest March
in the station database to 1977

Aqueous Precipitation: 3.82"
(0.23" BELOW or 94% of normal)
Snowfall: 2.3"


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    Latest Update of
    Current Conditions
    11:02am ET   4/23/18


    West Cradock
    Portsmouth, Virginia

    Temperature: 67.7F
    Dew Point: 50.0
    Humidity: 53.0%
    Wind Gust: ENE 8 mph
    Barometer: 30.382"
    Daily Rainfall: 0.00"

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    Most recent Station Observations
    all times are Eastern Time (US)


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

    10 statute miles


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

    10 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    10 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    7 statute miles



    Temperatures


    Current: 67.7 at 11:02am

    Comfort Level: Comfortable

    Max: 67.7 at 11:01am
    Min: 48.7 at 3:34am
    24-hour Difference: 3.9
    Daily Average: 53.3


    Wind Chill: 67.7 at 11:02am
    Min: 48.2 at 3:34am

    Heat Index: 68.8 at 11:02am
    Max: 69.1 at 10:51am

    Dew Point

    Current: 50.0 at 11:02am

    Max:  52.8 at 10:40am
    Min:  43.6 at 12:26am

    Relative Humidity

    Current: 53.0% at 11:02am

    Max:  89.0% at 7:09am
    Min:  53.0% at 11:02am

    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    ENE  8 mph | 11:02am


    Max:  14 mph at 10:28am

    Daily Average Direction: 135


    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure

    Current: 30.382" & Falling
    at 11:02am

    Rate: -0.003" past hour
    24-hour Difference: -0.018"
    Max: 30.390" at 10:18am
    Min: 30.350" at 5:51am
    Average: 30.384"

    Rainfall
    Hourly: 0.00" at 11:02am
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 11:02am

    Past 24-hours ending 11:02am: 0.00"

    Monthly: 2.04"
    Yearly: 11.73"

    Station Seasonal Snowfall
    2017-2018


    TRACE 12/13/17
    TRACE 12/12/17
    TRACE 12/9/17
    TRACE 12/28/17
    4.0" 1/3/18
    7.0" 1/4/18 [record]
    3.0" 1/17/18 [record]
    TRACE 1/18/18
    0.1" 1/30/18
    TRACE 2/02/18
    2.3" 3/12/18 [record]
    TRACE 3/21/18

    Season-to-date 16.4"

    Sun & Moon Times


    Sunrise 6:19am

    Sunset 7:45pm


    Suntable

    Moonrise 1:13pm

    Moonset 2:36am

     


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