Snow Continues for the West and Northern Plains; Gusty Winds and Fire Weather for the Central/Southern Plains

A strong cold front continues to push across the Western U.S. today with a storm developing when it reaches the central Plains. Heavy snow will continue across the Intermountain West and Rocky Mountains and spread into the northern Plains and Upper Midwest. Gusty to high winds and critical fire weather conditions are expected for the southern and central Plains today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Mostly Cloudy

52°F

11°C

Humidity 38%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 30.45 in (1031.5 mb)
Dewpoint 27°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill49°F (9°C)
Last update 2 Dec 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Chester VA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers after 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, mainly before 1pm.  High near 62. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm  in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 53.

    Sunny

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A slight chance of showers after 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 42. South wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday
Showers, mainly before 1pm. High near 62. South wind 9 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. West wind around 7 mph becoming north after midnight.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 49. Northeast wind 5 to 7 mph becoming calm in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28. Calm wind.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 53.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 39. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
Chester VA
 37.36°N 77.42°W (Elev. 98 ft)
2:45 pm EST Dec 2, 2022
3pm EST Dec 2, 2022-6pm EST Dec 9, 2022
 
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