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Heavy rain and flash flooding possible in portions of the Southwest this weekend

An upper-level low in the Southwest U.S. will act as a trigger for thunderstorms this weekend. The area of greatest concern is in New Mexico, southeast Utah and portions of southern Colorado. Storms will be slow moving and could bring several rounds of rain to the same areas. Rainfall amounts may exceed 3 inches in localized areas. Flash Flood Watches are in effect. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Partly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 59%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1014.2 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index91°F (33°C)
Last update 19 Aug 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light west wind.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 91 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 90 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light southeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 71 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 91 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 73 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 93 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 75 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Light west wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Light and variable wind.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 90. North wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 71. Light southeast wind.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming south around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
10:55 am EDT Aug 19, 2017
1pm EDT Aug 19, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 25, 2017
 
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