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  LATEST WEATHER CONDITIONS ~ 12:28am ET, 9/27/23

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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
66.0°
62.7°
89.0%
NE 10 G 21
miles per hour
30.178"
& Falling
0.00"
0.00"
0.04"
3.94"
44.07"
65.9°
64.8°
71.5°
71.6°


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NEW MONTHLY STATION DAILY RECORDS:
(continuous database commenced 7/1/1976
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9/2/23 - MINIMUM LOW TEMP 59
[ PREVIOUS 60 2008 ]

9/7/23 - MAXIMUM LOW TEMP 77
[ PREVIOUS 75 1985 ]

9/7/23 - MAXIMUM HIGH TEMP 97
[ PREVIOUS 95 1990 ]

9/22/23 - RAINFALL 1.64"
[ PREVIOUS 1.39" 1979 ]

9/22/23 - WIND GUST 46mph
[ PREVIOUS 40mph 1989 ]




AUGUST 2023
BASIC STATS
OF CLIMATOLOGICAL DATA:

(August station databases commenced in 1976)


ABOVE NORMAL AVERAGE TEMPERATURES
Highs 87.5° (+0.8°)
Lows 71.6° (+1.3°)
Mean 79.5° (+1.0°)


WELL-ABOVE NORMAL RAINFALL
7.57" (+1.90" or 133% of normal)


2023 YEARLY RAINFALL
40.13" (+5.38"/ 115%)





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IMPACTS ON NWS WAKEFIELD CWA
AUGUST 3rd, 2023


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AUGUST 6th, 1993:
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ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON


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    all times are Eastern Time (US)


    Updated @ 12:28am ET


    Visibilities


    Visibility @ KSFQ
    Suffolk Municipal Airport - Suffolk, Virginia

    7 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 KPVG
    Hampton Roads Executive Airport - Chesapeake, Virginia

    10 statute miles




    Temperatures


    Current: 66.0 at 12:28am

    Comfort Level: Comfortable

    Max: 66.1 at 12:00am
    Min: 66.0 at 12:00am
    24-hour Difference: -3.9
    Daily Average: 66.1


    Wind Chill: 65.9 at 12:28am
    Min: 64.8 at 12:03am

    Heat Index: 71.5 at 12:28am
    Max: 71.6 at 12:00am

    Dew Point


    Current: 62.7 at 12:28am


    Max:  62.8 at 12:00am
    Min:  62.3 at 12:04am


    Relative Humidity


    Current: 89.0% at 12:28am

    Max:  89.0% at 12:00am
    Min:  88.0% at 12:04am


    Wind Speed & Direction


    Current max wind speed:
    NE  21 mph | 12:28am


    Max:  22 mph at 12:00am

    Daily Average Direction: 0



    Barometric (Sea Level) Pressure


    Current: 30.178" & Falling
    at 12:28am

    Rate: -0.004" past hour
    24-hour Difference: 0.099"
    Max: 30.182" at 12:00am
    Min: 30.176" at 12:16am
    Average: 30.182"


    Rainfall

    Hourly: 0.00" at 12:28am
    Rain Rate: 0.00" per hour

    Daily: 0.00" thru 12:28am

    Past 24-hours ending 12:28am: 0.04"

    Monthly: 3.94"
    Yearly: 44.07"


    Sun & Moon

     Sunrise: 6:59am  Sunset: 6:57pm

    Moonrise: 6:14pm
    Moonset: 4:33am


       


    Snowfall
    2022-2023
      
    Season Station Total: 0.0"

    Snowfall
    2021-2022

    Season Station Total: 9.8"

    0.1" on 1/3/22
    0.1" on 1/20/22

    3.0" on 1/21/22
    3.0" on 1/22/22
    STORM TOTAL: 6.0" on 1/21-22/22

    1.2" on 1/28/22
    2.3" on 1/29/22
    STORM TOTAL: 3.5" on 1/28-29/22

    0.1" on 3/12/22


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