Dangerous heat and humidity from the central U.S. to East Coast this weekend

Hot and very humid conditions will push the heat index to well over 100 degrees across a large portion of the central and eastern U.S. Excessive Heat Warnings and Heat Advisories are in effect for much of the Plains, Miss. Valley, Midwest, Ohio Valley, Mid-Atlantic and southern states. Be very cautious if you must do outdoor activities in these areas during the afternoon and evening this weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.2 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index89°F (32°C)
Last update 23 Jul 8:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light southwest wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 76 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Light and variable wind.

    Hot

    High: 97 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 77 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Hot

    High: 98 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 77 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 96 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 76. Light southwest wind.
Sunday
Sunny and hot, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 104. Light and variable wind.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 77. South wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 98. Heat index values as high as 105. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 96. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 94. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Richmond VA
 37.52°N 77.48°W (Elev. 184 ft)
6:28 pm EDT Jul 23, 2016
9pm EDT Jul 23, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 30, 2016
 
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