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  LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS ~ 6:59pm ET, 4/12/21

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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
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Lowest Today
Heat Indices
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Highest Today
58.9°
55.7°
89.0%
NE 6 G 15
miles per hour
29.738"
& Rising
0.00"
0.00"
0.00"
1.42"
14.35"
58.3°
54.7°
64.4°
71.5°


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MARCH 2021 KPWR STATION
BASIC STATS
OF CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA:

(March station database to 1977)

ABOVE-NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPS
53.5° (+3.2°)

BELOW-NORMAL RAIN
2.60" (-1.38"/ 65%)


2021 RAIN TOTAL
12.93" (+1.95"/118%)






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    all times are Eastern Time (US)


    Updated @ 6:59pm ET


    Visibilities


    Visibility @ KSFQ
    Suffolk Municipal Airport - Suffolk, Virginia

    10 statute miles


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

    7 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KORF
    Norfolk International Airport - Norfolk, Virginia

    10 statute miles


    Visibility @ at KCPK
    Chesapeake Regional Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    10 statute miles




    Temperatures


    Current: 58.9 at 6:59pm

    Comfort Level: Cool

    Max: 68.5 at 2:02pm
    Min: 55.0 at 7:08am
    24-hour Difference: -20.0
    Daily Average: 61.9


    Wind Chill: 58.3 at 6:59pm
    Min: 54.7 at 8:03am

    Heat Index: 64.4 at 6:59pm
    Max: 71.5 at 1:53pm

    Dew Point


    Current: 55.7 at 6:59pm


    Max:  61.0 at 12:02am
    Min:  52.7 at 7:08am


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 89.0% at 6:59pm

    Max:  98.0% at 8:01am
    Min:  66.0% at 2:08pm


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    NE  15 mph | 6:59pm


    Max:  20 mph at 9:32am

    Daily Average Direction: 315



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 29.738" & Rising
    at 6:59pm

    Rate: 0.023" past hour
    24-hour Difference: 0.282"
    Max: 29.738" at 6:57pm
    Min: 29.504" at 12:00am
    Average: 29.715"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 6:59pm
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 6:59pm

    Past 24-hours ending 6:59pm: 0.00"

    Monthly: 1.42"
    Yearly: 14.35"


    Sun & Moon

     Sunrise: 6:33am  Sunset: 7:36pm

    Moonrise: 7:06am
    Moonset: 8:17pm


       

    Snowfall
    2020-2021

    Season Station Total: 3.4"

    3.0" on 1/28/21
    0.4" on 1/31/21
    TRACE on 2/1/21
    TRACE on 2/2/21


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