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.AVIATION /12Z SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY/...
HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER THE REGION THIS MORNING...RESULTING IN
DRY CONDITIONS AND CALM-LIGHT WINDS. BKN-OVC HIGH CLOUDS AOA 25K
FT AGL WILL PERSIST THRU THE MORNING HOURS. FOR TODAY...BKN-OVC
HIGH CLOUDS LOWER TO AROUND 10-15K FT AGL LATE THIS MORNING AND
THIS AFTERNOON AS MID LEVEL MOISTURE STREAMS INTO THE
REGION...DOWNSTREAM OF AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE OVER THE DEEP
SOUTH. SFC WINDS BECOME SLY INLAND...REMAINING EAST TO SOUTHEAST
NEAR THE COAST. SPEEDS AOB 10 KT.

OUTLOOK...A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE BRINGS INCREASED MOISTURE TO THE 
REGION TONIGHT AND MONDAY. A SLGT TO LOW CHC OF SHOWERS IS
INDICATED MAINLY OVER SRN PORTIONS OF THE AREA. MAINLY DRY AND VFR
CONDS WILL PREVAIL MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS BACK OVER THE AREA. SOME SHALLOW GROUND FOG MAY DEVELOP AT
SOME LOCATIONS NEAR SUNRISE.

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Aviation Forecasts

The National Weather Service Office in Wakefield, VA has responsibility for five Terminal Aerodrome Forecasts or TAFs in Virginia, Maryland and Northeast North Carolina.   Click on the RUNWAY on the map below to view the latest TAF.

RICHMOND

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NORFOLK

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ELIZABETH CITY

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NEWPORT NEWS/WILLIAMBURG

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