Heavy rain expected across the Mid-Atlantic region and central Appalachians.

Heavy rainfall is possible over portions of the eastern United States today, with the highest risk across the Mid-Atlantic and central Appalachians. Click the "Read More" link for excessive rainfall forecasts from the Weather Prediction Center. Afternoon showers and thunderstorms are possible over portions of the Southwest and southern Rockies through Friday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fog/Mist

67°F

19°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed NE 5 mph
Barometer 30.04 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 1.50 mi
Last update 30 Sep 3:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers.  Areas of fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 66 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon.  Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light east wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 63 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers. Areas of fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 66. Light northeast wind. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 78. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Light east wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. Calm wind becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
3:23 am EDT Sep 30, 2016
4am EDT Sep 30, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 6, 2016
 
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