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  LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS ~ 10:02pm ET, 1/18/21

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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
Current &
Lowest Today
Heat Indices
Current &
Highest Today
39.7°
28.5°
64.0%
WNW 3 G 8
miles per hour
30.078"
& Rising
0.00"
0.00"
0.00"
1.23"
1.23"
38.0°
25.8°
42.0°
50.5°


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DECEMBER 2020 KPWR STATION
BASIC STATS
OF CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA:

(December database to 1976)

DECEMBER 2020 WAS THE
7th WETTEST DECEMBER
IN THE DATABASE TO 1976


SLIGHTLY BELOW NORMAL AVERAGE TEMP
44.1° (-0.7°)


ABOVE NORMAL RAIN
4.87" (+1.52"/ 145%)


2020 RAIN TOTAL
61.42" (+10.50"/121%)

2020 WAS THE
8th WETTEST YEAR
IN THE DATABASE TO 1976






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    Updated @ 10:02pm ET


    Visibilities


    Visibility @ KSFQ
    Suffolk Municipal Airport - Suffolk, Virginia

    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

    10 statute miles




    Temperatures


    Current: 39.7 at 10:02pm

    Comfort Level: Cool

    Max: 50.0 at 2:42pm
    Min: 33.4 at 7:20am
    24-hour Difference: 1.5
    Daily Average: 40.8


    Wind Chill: 38.0 at 10:02pm
    Min: 25.8 at 8:18am

    Heat Index: 42.0 at 10:02pm
    Max: 50.5 at 2:42pm

    Dew Point


    Current: 28.5 at 10:02pm


    Max:  36.4 at 10:40am
    Min:  27.7 at 5:00pm


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 64.0% at 10:02pm

    Max:  91.0% at 8:20am
    Min:  45.0% at 1:44pm


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    WNW  8 mph | 10:02pm


    Max:  29 mph at 1:20pm

    Daily Average Direction: 225



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 30.078" & Rising
    at 10:02pm

    Rate: 0.012" past hour
    24-hour Difference: 0.242"
    Max: 30.083" at 9:28pm
    Min: 29.810" at 4:00am
    Average: 30.066"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 10:02pm
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 10:02pm

    Past 24-hours ending 10:02pm: 0.00"

    Monthly: 1.23"
    Yearly: 1.23"


    Sun & Moon

     Sunrise: 7:14am  Sunset: 5:14pm

    Moonrise: 10:45am
    Moonset: 10:56pm


       
    Station Seasonal Snowfall
    2020-2021


    Season Total: 0.0"

    "waiting"


    2019-2020 Season Total: 1.5"









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