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Hans Van Zutphen and Troy Kausch of Independent Solar Solutions install panels last week for an 11.9-kilowatt solar system atop a barn at Caledonia Farm 1812 B&B in Flint Hill, the first of more than 20 projects begun this year by the newly formed Rappahannock Solar Cooperative.



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Rappahannock Weather

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  • Humidity: 100%
  • Cloud Coverage:65%
  • Wind: 3 mph
  • UV Index: 7 High
  • Sunrise: 06:08:57 AM
  • Sunset: 08:28:28 PM


Areas of patchy fog early. Mostly cloudy...isolated thunderstorms developing this afternoon. High 87F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.


Some passing clouds. Low 68F. Winds light and variable.


A mainly sunny sky. Hot. High 92F. Winds light and variable.