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Very Heavy Rainfall and High Risk Flood Event in the South-Central U.S.

Thunderstorms, some severe, will continue to produce tremendously heavy rainfall over the same areas through the day today. The area with the greatest potential for excessive rainfall includes Oklahoma, Arkansas, and Missouri. Very heavy rains will extend broadly from the Southern Plains to the Upper Midwest. Life threatening flash flooding is expected with these storms. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Mostly Cloudy

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 7 mph
Barometer 30.11 in (1019.9 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 30 Apr 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Richmond VA

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 61 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 77.

    Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 10 mph.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 61. South wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 77.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Thursday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 60. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70. 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)
3:08 am EDT Apr 30, 2017
6am EDT Apr 30, 2017-6pm EDT May 6, 2017
 
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