Critical Fire Weather Threats in Southern California; Persistent Heavy Rain in Texas

Strong offshore Santa Ana winds with warm temperatures, dry fuels and low humidity will continue to produce critical fire weather threats across southern California, while elevated concerns stretch into parts of northern California. Meanwhile, heavy to excessive overrunning rain lingers across Texas into the Lower Mississippi Valley with flooding possible to likely in the saturated region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

61°F

16°C

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed Vrbl 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 16 Oct 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chesterfield VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A slight chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 5am.  Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable  in the evening.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 71 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 8 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 37.

    Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

    Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 2am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A slight chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 63. East wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A chance of rain, mainly between 8pm and 5am. Cloudy, with a low around 54. East wind around 5 mph becoming light and variable in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 71. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. North wind around 8 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Clear, with a low around 37.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 2am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 53. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 58.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 39.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 59.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 41.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chesterfield VA
 37.42°N 77.53°W (Elev. 197 ft)
5:13 pm EDT Oct 16, 2018
5pm EDT Oct 16, 2018-6pm EDT Oct 23, 2018
 
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