• Today

    Mar 6

    30°Lo 11°

    Sunshine, but cold

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      30%
    • Precip
      7%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
  • Sat

    Mar 7

    47°Lo 33°

    Partly sunny and warmer

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      29%
    • Precip
      12%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sun

    Mar 8

    49°Lo 30°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      83%
    • Precip
      8%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Mon

    Mar 9

    55°Lo 33°

    Partly sunny

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      88%
    • Precip
      50%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
    more
  • Tue

    Mar 10

    51°Lo 36°

    Cloudy with a little rain

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      89%
    • Precip
      9%
    • Hours of Precip
      2
    more
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Hi 30° RealFeel® 38° Precipitation 4%

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  • NNW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 12 mph

Sunshine, but cold

  • Max UV Index: 0 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 11° RealFeel® 14° Precipitation 7%

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  • N 4 mph
  • Gusts: 5 mph

Partly cloudy and frigid

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 0%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Mar 6

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  Today Normal Record 3/6/2014
High 30° 52° N/A 34°
Low 11° 29° N/A 23°

Solunar Information for The Plains, VA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:37 AM with 11:32 of sunlight, then sets at 6:09 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

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Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 7:14 PM with 12:09 of moolight, then sets at 7:23 AM

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