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Above: Though the day’s weather wasn’t great — rain, some of it of steady enough to make poncho wearers feel superior — the weather took a turn for the better Monday night after the skies were dark enough for spectacular fireworks at the Sperryville Volunteer Fire Department’s annual 4th of …

DARE Day, the annual chance for youngsters and others at Rappahannock Elementary to see firsthand what emergency responders do, went off without a hitch last Friday — with visits and demonstrations by Sperryville Volunteer Fire Co.’s 75-foot tower ladder (above) and Virginia Airborne Search …

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Rappahannock Weather

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  • Humidity: 68%
  • Cloud Coverage:%
  • Wind: 1 mph
  • UV Index: 0 Low
  • Sunrise: 07:25:56 AM
  • Sunset: 05:22:13 PM


A few passing clouds. Low 22F. Winds light and variable.


A few passing clouds. Low 22F. Winds light and variable.


A mix of clouds and sun early, then becoming cloudy later in the day. High 44F. Winds light and variable.