Stay Weather Ready With The WFMY News 2 Weather Team
Today: Mostly Cloudy. 60% Storm Chance. Mainly Afternoon. High 84.
Tonight: Mostly Cloudy. 60% Storm chance. Mainly Evening. Low 68
Saturday: Partly Sunny. 50% Storm Chance. High 85.
Sunday: Partly Sunny. 50% Storm Chance. High 85.
Monday: Partly Cloudy. 40% Storm Chance. High 85.
Tuesday: Partly Cloudy. 40% Storm Chance, High 87.
Wednesday: Partly Cloudy. 40% Storm Chance. High. 88
A stationary backdoor front will remain over Virginia through the July 4th holiday weekend. Also a broad upper-level low pressure system remains over the area. These factors, along with afternoon heating will lead to a good chance of showers and thunderstorms through the weekend.
Today we will see a variable to mostly cloudy sky with a 60% chance of showers and thunderstorms. They could develop anytime but favor the afternoon and evening hours. A few of the storms could reach severe limits producing hail and damaging winds along with locally heavy rainfall. The high today with be near 84. Tonight showers and thunderstorms will occur mainly during the evening hours. Otherwise it will be mostly cloudy with a low of 68.
A typical July weather pattern will be with us for the July 4th weekend. Be prepared for outdoor plans to be briefly interrupted by scattered showers and thunderstorms that will develop mainly in the afternoon and evening hours. There will be a 50% chance of afternoon and evening storms on Saturday and Sunday. High temperatures both days will be near 85. Low temperatures Saturday and Sunday morning will be in the upper 60's.
The normal high is 88, and the normal low is 69.