Severe thunderstorms possible today in the southern mid-Atlantic; also in the northern Plains tonight

Scattered strong-to-severe thunderstorms capable of large hail and damaging winds are expected across parts of the mid-Atlantic and Carolinas today, with more isolated activity extending westward across the Ozarks. Scattered-to-isolated severe storms are also expected across the northern Plains this evening and overnight with large hail and locally damaging winds.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Mostly Cloudy

84°F

29°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index88°F (31°C)
Last update 24 Jun 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    T-storms then
    Isolated
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 69 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64. East wind around 6 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 84. East wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 64.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
3:31 pm EDT Jun 24, 2016
4pm EDT Jun 24, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 1, 2016
 
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