Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

59°F

15°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed SE 5 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 53°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Apr 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 64 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers, mainly after 8pm.  Low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 77. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers between 8pm and midnight. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
A chance of showers after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 64. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers, mainly after 8pm. Low around 53. East wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 77. Southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
7:13 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
7pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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