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Strong Thunderstorms Possible for Portions of the Great Lake States

Storms over the Great Lake States may contain heavy rain and strong winds. More thunderstorms are possible over the Desert Southwest and central Plains. High fire danger continues in the Great Basin. Very warm and humid conditions continue across the south, southeast and mid-Atlantic states.
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Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fair

74°F

23°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.92 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Last update 4 Sep 5:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Bon Air VA

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 71 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 81 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 68 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of showers.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Labor
    Day

    Labor Day: Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 88 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 90. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Sunday
A slight chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Labor Day
Partly sunny, with a high near 84.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Bon Air VA
 37.49°N 77.6°W (Elev. 299 ft)
3:28 am EDT Sep 4, 2015
6am EDT Sep 4, 2015-6pm EDT Sep 10, 2015
 
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