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It’s a cold and raw day along Skyline Drive this Friday afternoon and as the sign seen here warns there’s even patches of ice to greet motorists on the world famous road. According to the National Weather Service, some snow could fall early next week, including in the villages of Rappahannoc…

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It was so hot in Rappahannock County this past weekend that one farmer claimed eggs were frying inside her chickens. While we cannot prove that oddity as fact we can confirm it was exceedingly hot — scorching is a better word — as reflected by this cleverly worded sign outside the Sperryvill…



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Rappahannock Weather

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Mostly Cloudy
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Cloud Coverage:49%
  • Wind: 0 mph
  • UV Index: 4 Moderate
  • Sunrise: 07:30:35 AM
  • Sunset: 06:22:44 PM


Sun and clouds mixed. High near 65F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.


Some clouds. Low 46F. Winds light and variable.


Partly cloudy. High 68F. Winds S at 5 to 10 mph.