Rain and thunderstorms are expected from the East Coast to the Southeast

Low pressure north of the Great Lakes and an associated frontal boundary will bring rain and thunderstorms to the Great Lakes and the East Coast from Cape Cod south through the Carolinas, Southeast to the Gulf Coast. Showers and thunderstorms will develop across parts of Arizona and the Desert Southwest in the afternoon through the evening. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed W 5 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 66°F (19°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 27 Sep 4:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 65. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon.  High near 72. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 72 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 62 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 65. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before noon, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. High near 72. Light and variable wind becoming northwest around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Light and variable wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
3:41 am EDT Sep 27, 2016
5am EDT Sep 27, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 3, 2016
 
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