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Colder temperatures return to the central and eastern U.S. and winter holds a bit longer across the north.

A strong cold front is forecast to reach the East Coast by Friday morning, dropping temperatures on the order of 15 to 30 degrees by Saturday. Some lingering showers will be possible behind the front, and snow showers are possible across parts of the Great Lakes and the Northeast on Friday. But tonight, heavy rain with embedded thunderstorms are expected for the Gulf Coast and Florida.
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Light Rain

45°F

7°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed N 9 mph
Barometer 29.79 in (1009.1 mb)
Dewpoint 40°F (4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill 40°F (4°C)
Last update on 27 Mar 7:54 am EDT

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°N Lon: 77.32°W Elev: 167ft.

For More Weather Information:

Wakefield, VA Local Forecast Office

Richmond VA

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%

    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Slight Chance Snow Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Snow

    High: 46 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Slight Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 39 °F

  • Tuesday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers, mainly before 3pm. High near 51. North wind 7 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tonight
A chance of showers, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 8 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday
A slight chance of snow showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 46. Northwest wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. Northwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 52. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers after 3am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 39.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 40.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W
Last Update: 6:53 am EDT Mar 27, 2015
Forecast Valid: 9am EDT Mar 27, 2015-6pm EDT Apr 2, 2015
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