Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fog/Mist

72°F

22°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.9 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update 1 Oct 6:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Today

    Today: Showers likely, mainly before 10am.  Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Areas Fog

    High: 80 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 82 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers likely, mainly before 10am. Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 80. Light and variable wind becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Light west wind.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60. Light and variable wind.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 6 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 60.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
6:43 am EDT Oct 1, 2016
7am EDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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