Weather

Local Weather Info

Information and links to help consolidate weather radar images and general weather links.

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Keep an eye on this site for all the information on the new Wakefield SKYWARN Amateur Radio Support Team. This site will be your one stop shop for everything involving WX4AKQ and Wakefield SKYWARN.

Please take a moment to find out how you can get involved.

For general SKYWARN Spotter training information, consult the National Weather Service Wakefield SKYWARN information.

Short range composite radar image

Local Radar Image - Click to put in motion

Short range base reflectivity image

base reflectivity image

Long range base reflectivity image

Regional Radar Image - Click to put in motion

1 hour rain fall totals

1hr rain fall

Rainfall total for the duration of the storm

Storm total rainfall

National radar image

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National Radar Image - Click to put into motion

SKYWARN Links

Wakefield NOAA Radar and Website – weather info for south eastern Virginia

Wakefield SKYWARN – Information, Training Materials, and Training Schedule

Wakefield SKYWARN Amateur Radio Support Team Web page – News and information from the SKYWARN support teams for the National Weather Service Districts

Hurricane Weather Links

Hurricane Watch Net – lot of good info, active when hurricane is going ashore

National Hurricane Center – tropical prediction center for hurricanes and cyclones

Tropical Weather Information – tons of info and pictures of latest tropical information

General Weather Links

Intellicast for Williamsburg, VA – lots of useful info in one place

Dominion Power’s Power Outage Website – useful during storms

NOAA – National Weather Service – national weather information and alerts

Norfolk Navy Weather – information from the Navy’s Norfolk operations area

Unisys Weather – Unisys weather information

Weather.com – The Weather Channel

Weather Matrix – The Largest online Weather Community

Weather Underground – large online weather community, highly configurable information \

Space Weather

Solar X-rays: Status

Geomagnetic Field:Status

From n3kl.org

Explanation of Solar and Geomagnetic “values”