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Storm system to bring heavy rainfall and the potential for flash flooding over the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S.

A slow moving low pressure system will bring the threat for heavy rainfall, flash flooding, and a few strong to severe thunderstorms into Tuesday. The main threat areas include the southern Mid Atlantic and Southeast U.S. Excessive runoff may lead to flooding of low lying areas, rivers, and streams. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

51°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 24 Apr 9:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester VA

  • Today

    Today: Rain.  High near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Low around 56. Northeast wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    Low: 56 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  High near 68. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 68 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers likely, mainly before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 56 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 63.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Rain. High near 60. Northeast wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tonight
Rain. Low around 56. Northeast wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain before noon, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. High near 68. East wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Showers likely, mainly before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 77. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 63.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Chester VA
 37.36°N 77.42°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:56 am EDT Apr 24, 2017
10am EDT Apr 24, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 30, 2017
 
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