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By Jim Ritch — A wintry mix of snow and 35-mph winds blew over the Eastern Shore Jan. 28. Although the thermometer hovered around freezing, winds made the cold feel like a frosty 19 degrees. According to the National Weather Service in Wakefield, Va., area accumulations varied from one half-inch to...
NWSWakefieldVA on Heavy rain/flooding Potential This weekend
The National Weather Service has issued the following briefing on the potentially heavy rainfall over the weekend as of 7 a.m. EDT Saturday. In summary, there is a threat of heavy rain and a marginal risk for severe thunderstorms. A frontal boundary will drop over the region this morning and...
The National Weather Service has issued an updated forecast for the winter weather moving through the area Tuesday night into Wednesday. Most of the frozen precipitation is expected to be north of the Eastern Shore of Virginia. The weather service predicts the Eastern Shore will see less than an...