Ian Battering the Florida Peninsula with Catastrophic Storm Surge, Winds, and Flooding

Ian made landfall on mainland Florida as a category 4 major hurricane near 4:30 PM ET south of Punta Gorda near Pirate Harbor. Catastrophic storm surge inundation along with destructive waves is ongoing along the southwest Florida coastline. Hurricane-force winds are expected to spread inland to central Florida near the core of Ian through early Thursday. Heavy rainfall will continue flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Richmond, Richmond International Airport (KRIC)

Lat: 37.51°NLon: 77.32°WElev: 167ft.

Overcast

67°F

19°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed N 13 mph
Barometer 30.32 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Sep 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles ESE Richmond VA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 70 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 56 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Rain.  High near 64. Northeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then Rain

    High: 64 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Rain.  Low around 58. Breezy, with a northeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.

    Rain and
    Breezy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Rain.  High near 69. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain

    High: 69 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Rain likely.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain Likely

    High: 66 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Northeast wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Friday
Rain. High near 64. Northeast wind 14 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Friday Night
Rain. Low around 58. Breezy, with a northeast wind 18 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New precipitation amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Rain. High near 69. Northeast wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Monday Night
A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles ESE Richmond VA
 37.54°N 77.42°W (Elev. 98 ft)
12:48 pm EDT Sep 29, 2022
1pm EDT Sep 29, 2022-6pm EDT Oct 5, 2022
 
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