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Deep Cold Trough Meets Gulf Moisture with Significant Impacts Across the Western and Central U.S.

A deep trough and associated cold front is bringing much below normal temperatures in the west, with low elevation snows. Strong winds and widespread snow, will impact the Great Basin, western mountains, and the Plains. The slowing front, will bring prolonged waves of heavy rain across the Mississippi Valley to the Great Lakes. Significant icing forecast north of the heavy rain. Big warm up east. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fog/Mist

49°F

9°C

Humidity 97%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.37 in (1028.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill46°F (8°C)
Last update 19 Feb 4:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Washington's
    Birthday

    Washington's Birthday: A slight chance of rain or drizzle.  Cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 7pm, then areas of drizzle after 7pm.  Areas of fog after 7pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph.

    Areas Drizzle
    and Areas Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Rain likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 64 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 58 °F

Detailed Forecast

Washington's Birthday
A slight chance of rain or drizzle. Cloudy, with a high near 51. South wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of rain or drizzle before 7pm, then areas of drizzle after 7pm. Areas of fog after 7pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 6 mph.
Tuesday
Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 75. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. South wind around 8 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 80. Southwest wind 7 to 11 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Saturday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
4:00 pm EST Feb 19, 2018
5pm EST Feb 19, 2018-6pm EST Feb 26, 2018
 
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