Excessive Heat Continues for Washington State; Flooding Impacts Expected in the Southwest U.S.

Excessive heat will continue over central Washington through Friday with afternoon temperatures into the triple digits. In the Desert Southwest, monsoon activity will continue to generate localized flooding impacts in arroyos, slot canyons, and urban areas, as well as rapid rises on rivers, through this weekend. Flood Watches are widespread across Arizona and New Mexico for Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

A Few Clouds

68°F

20°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.8 mb)
Dewpoint 64°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Aug 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Chester VASimilar City Names

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 67 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 69 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind.
Thursday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Increasing clouds, with a high near 84. Calm wind becoming southeast around 6 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Tuesday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Click Map For Forecast
Point Forecast:
Chester VASimilar City Names
 37.36°N 77.42°W (Elev. 98 ft)
9:30 pm EDT Aug 17, 2022
10pm EDT Aug 17, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 24, 2022
 
Get as KML Get as XML

Additional Resources

Radar & Satellite Image

Link to Local Radar Data Link to Satellite Data

Hourly Weather Forecast

National Digital Forecast Database