Heavy Rain and Snowmelt Threatens Flooding in Southeast and Mid-Atlantic; Strong Cold Front Presses Across the Northwest

A southern storm system will bring heavy to excessive rain from northern Florida to the Mid-Atlantic through Saturday with a secondary heavy rain threat area from the Lower Mississippi Valley into the Ohio Valley. Severe thunderstorms remain a threat for north-central Florida through tonight. Out West, a strong cold front will continue rain, mountain snow and gusty winds into Saturday morning. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Fog/Mist

43°F

6°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed NE 8 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1023.8 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 14 Dec 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Richmond VASimilar City Names

Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm
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Flood Watch
  •  
    Flood Watch until December 15, 06:00pm

    NOW until
    6:00pm Sat

    Flood Watch

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain.  Patchy fog before 10pm, then patchy fog after midnight. Low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  Areas of fog before 10am. High near 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain and
    Areas Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 37 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 51.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 46.

    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Rain. Patchy fog before 10pm, then patchy fog after midnight. Low around 40. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday
Rain. Areas of fog before 10am. High near 52. North wind 5 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely before 8pm, then a chance of showers after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 48. Northwest wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. Northwest wind 3 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 51.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
Clear, with a low around 27.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 49.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Richmond VASimilar City Names
 37.54°N 77.45°W (Elev. 128 ft)
6:07 pm EST Dec 14, 2018
7pm EST Dec 14, 2018-6pm EST Dec 21, 2018
 
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