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Severe Thunderstorm Threats and Areas of Heavy Rain This Week

A weather system producing areas of heavy rain will slowly move northeast along the east coast into mid-week. Meanwhile, a new weather system may produce severe thunderstorms potentially containing large hail, damaging winds, and isolated tornadoes in the Plains and Mississippi Valley. Heavy rain and flash flooding may also develop Wednesday for the Mississippi Valley and Upper Great Lakes. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Light Drizzle Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 17 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.66 in (1004.9 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 11:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Showers likely, mainly after 3pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Showers likely, mainly after 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 9 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. North wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62. Light southeast wind.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Light south wind increasing to 8 to 13 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
10:01 am EDT Apr 25, 2017
12pm EDT Apr 25, 2017-6pm EDT May 1, 2017
 
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