High impact storm across Hampton Roads and Outer Banks this weekend; Flooding, wind, high waves, and beach erosion

A developing Nor’easter will bring high impacts across coastal sections of the Eastern United States over the next several days. Unfortunately, the Outer Banks will get the brunt of this system with heavy rain, strong winds, beach erosion, and flooding. Impacts will also be felt across the Delmarva Peninsula, counties along the Chesapeake Bay, and…

Some snow accumulation increasing Tuesday across Central & Eastern Virginia, mainly on grass and colder surfaces

Yes, temperatures will be well into the 60’s this afternoon and ground temperatures in the 40’s to near 50 degrees — but Mother Nature could throw us a surprise snow. It’s a very interesting setup. Cold air timing with heavier precipitation have to meet in order for this to work out. Over the past few…

2019-2020 VWN Virginia Weather Outlook: Coldest, snowiest winter since 2013-14, 2009-10

VERIFICATION Before we begin, here are the past six winter outlooks for snowfall. We’ve also calculated temperatures as well. We take pride in our outlooks and will be the first to admit when they’re wrong. While it takes weeks to put together this outlook, NO seasonal outlook will be ‘peaches ‘n cream.” We use the…

Moderate to heavy rain & gusty winds likely Saturday Night & Sunday; Coastal and inland flooding possible

Updated: 6:00 PM riday, October 18, 2019By: Denver Murray, Peter Forister Updated: 6:00 PM Friday, October 18, 2019 Tropical Storm Nestor will make landfall early Saturday morning along the Florida Panhandle and transition an extratropical system as it moves across Georgia and the Carolina’s on Saturday into Sunday. Coastal flooding will be a concern from…

Disturbance to bring rain, wind, and coastal flooding Sunday

Updated: Thursday, October 17, 2019 By: Denver Murray, Peter Forister Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen is expected to become either a Sub-tropical or Tropical Storm tonight and make landfall along the Florida Panhandle early Saturday morning. This system will interact with an upper-level low and a frontal system along the Gulf Coast, with cold, high-pressure building…

Coastal flooding, high rip current risk through Saturday; INCREASING Sunday RAIN chance

COASTAL FLOODING The National Weather Service has issued Coastal Flood Warnings and Advisories through Saturday, for counties along the Chesapeake Bay. A large area of low pressure off the Mid-Atlantic and Northeast coast will cause water levels to rise one to two feet above ground level. Areas prone to flooding, especially across low-lying areas near…

Showers for Northern & Western Virginia; Cooler on Tuesday

A cold front will offer ‘some’ relief in the rainfall department across Northern and Western Virginia, but very small amounts elsewhere. Forecast Breakdown: This Evening into Tonight Rain will move across the Northern and Western portions of the state late this afternoon and continue into early Tuesday morning. Areas along and west of the Blue…