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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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

51°F

11°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1014.8 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 29 Apr 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles N Chesterfield VA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms.  Areas of fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Areas Fog

    Low: 50 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Areas of fog before 10am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Areas Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 67 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon.  Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 59 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Areas of fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
Areas of fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. East wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 67. East wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 53. East wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 71.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles N Chesterfield VA
 37.41°N 77.5°W (Elev. 184 ft)
2:14 am EDT Apr 29, 2016
2am EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 5, 2016
 
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