Strong Cold Front Crossing the Eastern U.S.; Another Winter Storm to Enter the Western U.S.

A strong cold front will cross the Eastern U.S. today with widespread gusty to high winds, showers and thunderstorms, some severe, and in the Great Lakes and Northeast a change to snow following the front. Another significant winter storm will bring impacts to the West Coast beginning late tonight into the weekend. Very heavy mountain snow, strong winds, and heavy rain will all be possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Light Rain

64°F

18°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 29.72 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 28 Feb 1:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles NNW Chesterfield VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Scattered showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm.  High near 70. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm.  Low around 30. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Breezy then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light and variable wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 44 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Scattered showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 5pm. High near 70. Breezy, with a southwest wind around 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Low around 30. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 51. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 9 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 68. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles NNW Chesterfield VA
 37.42°N 77.53°W (Elev. 197 ft)
11:58 am EST Feb 28, 2024
2pm EST Feb 28, 2024-6pm EST Mar 5, 2024
 
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